TIAA-CREF has divested its stocks in Caterpillar Inc. because of the use of the company's bulldozers against Palestinians. (Photo by Shaun Greiner)

Retirement Fund Divests $73M From Caterpillar Inc. After Bulldozers Used To Destroy Palestinian Homes

(MintPress) – The major retirement fund, TIAA-CREF recently decided to remove investments in American corporation Caterpillar Inc. because of pressure from pro-Palestinian activists. The effort, led in large part by the activist group Jewish Voice For Peace, welcomed the decision and has encouraged other groups to adopt the cause. However, the resistance to the Boycott Divestment […]