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The green investor gag rule would limit your voice as a shareholder. (Photo: Thinkstock)

During the Great Depression, my paternal grandfather lost most every material possession.  He moved his wife and two young children into a tiny home with no running water, deep in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania.  He was a doctor, but many of his patients could pay him only with chickens and produce, if anything at all.He managed to hold onto […]

Thanks to the amazing investigative reporting of InsideClimate News (ICN) and the Los Angeles Times, we learned that Exxon has known about the real dangers of climate change for nearly 40 years. Furthermore, Exxon knew that it would be necessary to leave a significant portion of fossil fuels in the ground to avert the worst impacts of a rapidly warming planet. But rather than […]