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Anti-Nuclear Coalition Accepts Nobel Peace Prize As Calls for Disarmament Grow

Posted by on December 11, 2017 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Anti-Nuclear Coalition Accepts Nobel Peace Prize As Calls for Disarmament Grow

Accepting the Nobel Peace Prize, Beatrice Fihn, the head of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), made her own urgent call for nuclear disarmament. “The only rational course of action is to cease living under the conditions where our mutual destruction is only one impulsive tantrum away,” Fihn said, appearing to allude to recent heightened tensions between the U.S. and North Korea.

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The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) Wins Nobel Peace Prize for UN Nuclear Weapons Treaty

Posted by on October 9, 2017 in Activism, Conscious Living, Peace & Human Rights with 0 Comments
The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) Wins Nobel Peace Prize for UN Nuclear Weapons Treaty

Friday’s award of the Nobel Peace Prize for 2017 to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) draws attention to the catastrophic humanitarian consequences of any use of nuclear weapons and the global movement to abolish these weapons as the only reliable way to guarantee that they will never be used again. The award brings the reality of these consequences front and center to the world stage.

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