31 May '17, 8pm

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ExxonMobil can’t ignore climate change — because it’s bad business. It’s a bizarre world where massive financial institutions and oil companies offer more hope for climate action than the president , but that’s where we are — welcome! On Wednesday, a (very tame) uprising broke out at the ExxonMobil shareholders meeting in Dallas. A majority — 62 percent — of the company’s investor institutions voted for Exxon to examine how climate policies and changing consumer behavior will affect its assets. The resolution called for a comprehensive annual report on climate and its business. ExxonMobil’s leading shareholders are the investment management companies BlackRock and Vanguard, which collectively control over $9 trillion of the world’s assets. The shareholders’ resolution doesn’t vibe , to put it lightly, with ExxonMobil’s management. Last year, according to The Guardian , onl...

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