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RISD students stage nation’s first fossil fuel divestment sit-in

The fossil fuel divestment movement is heating up around the country.

Today, 11 students at the Rhode Island School of Design are sitting in at their President’s office to demand that he and the Board of Trustees Chair personally endorse divestment from the coal, gas, and oil industries and present the case for divestment to the Board of Trustees at their upcoming meeting.

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