International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons

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Name: International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Japan kickstart anti-nuclear weapons talks

Japan has attempted to kick-start talks to rid the world of nuclear weapons by hosting a 12 nation summit in Hiroshima. Zoe Daniel speaks with Dr Tilman Ruff, Co-chair of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons.Source: The World |Duration: ... [Published ABC Online - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Bishop says banning nuclear weapons impractical

TANYA NOLAN: Foreign Minister Julie Bishop is representing Australia at a 12 nation summit in Hiroshima today discussing global efforts to eliminate nuclear weapons.Disarmament activists in Hiroshima are lobbying hard for agreement to be reached on a ... [Published ABC Online - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 10 2014 - 1 reports

Russia's Crimea takeover may set back nuclear disarmament talks in Hiroshima

Russia's military takeover in Crimea threatens to set back global talks on nuclear disarmament with fears North Korea and other atomic nations will decide never to follow Ukraine's example and surrender their bombs.Japan is attempting to kickstart negotiations ... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Apr 10 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

FAS Roundup: April 7, 2014

FAS Roundup : April 7, 2014New START data, classified nuclear weapon drawings missing at labs and more. From the Blogs Classified Nuclear Weapon Drawings Missing at Labs : According to a report released by the Department of Energy Inspector General, ... [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Nuclear Weapons and the Uranium Trade: a perspective from India

Thursday 10th April , 6:30-8pmKindness House288 Brunswick St, Fitzroy, MelbourneIn Melbourne next week we'll be connecting the anti-nuclear movements in Australia and India, the history of nuclear testing in the Marshall Islands and the impending Australia-India ... [Published Friends of the Earth Australia - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Mar 29 2014 - Updated Mar 29 2014 - 1 reports

What I'm playing this week: First Strike

One of the cooler games I scoped out on the show floor at GDC 2014 was First Strike. It’s similar to the nuclear war game Defcon , but built for mobile, and with a whole bunch of different game mechanics.Players start as a major super power nestled in ... [Published Android Central - Mar 29 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Tunisian Activists Urge Government to Support Nuclear Weapons Ban

As Tunisia’s new constitution and new government have raised its international profile, a group of anti-nuclear weapons activists are calling on the country to initiate and support negotiations for a treaty to ban nuclear weapons.Fifteen Tunisian campaigners ... [Published Tunisia Live - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 23 2014 - 1 reports

Four Dutch activists arrested at Volkel Airbase, home to American nuclear bombs

March 21, from Susi Snyder, International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) Some news from the Netherlands, which is gearing up (and shutting down!) to host 53 heads of State and Government next week for the Nuclear Security Summit: To draw attention ... [Published The Nuclear Resister - Mar 23 2014]
First reported Mar 13 2014 - Updated Mar 13 2014 - 1 reports

Top 10 Most Censored Stories • 2013 (Part 2)

Editor’s Note:The investigative research team Project Censored, which sprang out of a journalism workshop at Sonoma State University, defines censorship as “…anything that interferes with the free flow of information in a society that purports to uphold ... [Published Review Magazine - Mar 13 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

Who benefits when households go solar?

As a solar-power user for the past 20 years, I was heartened to read your report, ''Keeping the sun from going down'' (12/3). More ordinary citizens are generating clean electric power. But the coal industry and power companies are fighting back. This ... [Published Melbourne Age - Mar 12 2014]
First reported Mar 07 2014 - Updated Mar 07 2014 - 1 reports

Feminist peacebuilding - a courageous intelligence

There are patriarchal reasons why women are disproportionately made to suffer in wars. It should not besurprising that women are disproportionately active in resisting andchallenging violence, wars and armed oppression, says Rebecca Johnson. “As a woman ... [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Mar 07 2014]
First reported Feb 17 2014 - Updated Feb 17 2014 - 1 reports

Nuclear weapons: it's high time for Australia to be bold and call for a ban | David Donaldson

A girl holds a "no nukes" placard during an anti-nuclear demonstration in Tokyo. Photograph: Toru Yamanaka/AFP/Allcountries are happy to condemn nuclear weapons in principle – even those who arebuilding more of them. For many this involves spouting a ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Feb 17 2014]

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"The people of Japan – especially the people of Hiroshima – are really expecting a strong statement" said Akira Kawasaki from the Japanese anti-nuclear group, Peace Boat
Apr 2: Global Security Newswire,  "Russia Fields More Nuclear Weapons, But Expert Says Not To Panic"
The NobelNobel prize for "invention of newspaper wrapping with coloured edge so you know where to start peeling" still has not been awarded

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Japan kickstart anti-nuclear weapons talks [Published ABC Online - Apr 14 2014]
Bishop says banning nuclear weapons impractical [Published ABC Online - Apr 11 2014]
Russia's Crimea takeover may set back nuclear d... [Published Sydney Morning Herald - Apr 10 2014]
FAS Roundup: April 7, 2014 [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Apr 07 2014]
Nuclear Weapons and the Uranium Trade: a perspe... [Published Friends of the Earth Australia - Apr 03 2014]
What I'm playing this week: First Strike [Published Android Central - Mar 29 2014]
Tunisian Activists Urge Government to Support N... [Published Tunisia Live - Mar 27 2014]
Four Dutch activists arrested at Volkel Airbase... [Published The Nuclear Resister - Mar 23 2014]
Top 10 Most Censored Stories • 2013 (Part 2) [Published Review Magazine - Mar 13 2014]
Who benefits when households go solar? [Published Melbourne Age - Mar 12 2014]
Feminist peacebuilding - a courageous intelligence [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Mar 07 2014]
Nuclear weapons: it's high time for Australia t... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Feb 17 2014]
Australian minister denies secret uranium talks... [Published Topnews.in - Oct 14 2011]
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FAS Roundup: April 7, 2014 [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - Apr 07 2014]
FAS Roundup : April 7, 2014New START data, classified nuclear weapon drawings missing at labs and more. From the Blogs Classified Nuclear Weapon Drawings Missing at Labs : According to a report released by the Department of Energy Inspector General, ...
Four Dutch activists arrested at Volkel Airbase... [Published The Nuclear Resister - Mar 23 2014]
March 21, from Susi Snyder, International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) Some news from the Netherlands, which is gearing up (and shutting down!) to host 53 heads of State and Government next week for the Nuclear Security Summit: To draw attention ...
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