Chomsky on Divestment

On April 28, 2015, MIT Institute Professor and “World’s top public intellectual” of 2005 Noam Chomsky presented “Science at MIT: From the Cold War to the Climate Crisis” to a packed house of 450 people. Watch him explain why...

It is critical that we take immediate action to prevent even more severe effects in the future by rapidly eliminating our dependence on fossil fuel energy sources. And that we start doing the difficult but necessary work of planning for what is already happening, including increased flooding and rising seas. Seven feet of snow in winter and summer-long heat waves of 90F or above may soon be the new normal.

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April 2015 Newslettter

Greetings fellow MIT alums! Curious about how the fossil fuel divestment movement is progressing at MIT? Check out the first installment of the Alumni for Divestment at MIT Newsletter. Read about upcoming events and recent developments, and learn how to get involved!...