Yay Ireland! You go, Girl! A bill passed in the lower house of Parliament was a victory for the global divestment movement!
Ireland moved to pull its public funds out of fossil fuels, a development that marks the most significant advance to date for a divestment campaign pushed by environmentalists worldwide!
An aide to Thomas Pringle, the member of Parliament who proposed the measure, said that when the bill becomes law, Ireland will become the first country to formally pledge to divest from fossil fuels. Let’s all buy a Guinness and raise a glass to Ireland!
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