Whitman fossil fuels divestment campaign to stage demonstration

Students of the Divest Whitman campaign will host a “human oil spill” Friday in conjunction with that day’s Board of Trustees meeting.

The demonstration will take place at 12:30 p.m. in front of Memorial Hall, organizers said in a news release. The action protests the board’s “continued inaction on fossil fuel divestment despite overwhelming support from the Whitman community in favor of fossil fuel divestment,” according to the release.

Read the full article in the Union Bulletin here.

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