OUR BURNING PLANET OP-ED: ‘Own fossil fuels and you own climate change’ – a possible future crime against humanity

Amid growing international calls for the burning of fossil fuels to be made a crime against humanity, South Africans have been reminded how much public and private funds still prop up carbon polluters. But the argument for disinvesting from fossil fuel isn’t just a moral imperative; growing awareness of the financial risks of staying invested in a dying industry is driving capital flight from coal, oil and gas....

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Published By: dailymaverick - Sunday, 15 September