Greta Herrin

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To all members of the Kalamazoo College community:

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Over the past decade it seems that there has been an uproar among colleges, both big and small, around the conversation of fossil fuel divestment. Over 830 institutions internationally have set out to divest from fossil fuels, whether it’s starting a campaign or winning one.

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I first heard about Midwest Unrest and the upcoming action through a friend. I was canvassing in Michigan for an environmental organization at the time, and our campaign was working to increase Michigan’s renewable energy standard. I had just finished talking to a rather enthusiastic believer in the righteous power of coal and had very little patience for suburban households when I received a phone call. My friend called and asked how I felt about being arrested at the front steps of Secretary Kerry’s residence in Washington, D.C.

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