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Celine Nahory, ICAN · [email protected]
September 30, 2020 at 11:11 AM

New ratification. Only 4 to go for entry into force!

ICAN Hi Friend -- I have good news to brighten up your Wednesday! In a special ceremony today, Malaysia ratified the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. This means the TPNW now has 46 states parties and only needs 4 more ratifications to trigger its entry into fo…
Avenir Suisse · [email protected]
September 28, 2020 at 2:55 PM

Swiss Insights (September 2020)

Swiss Insights (September 2020) September Issue View in your browser     New Publications: Are Workers in Switzerland Becoming Less Qualified? Switzerland Is Far from Being Overbuilt More Clarity and Fewer Contradictions Focus of the Month: Sw…
Tim Wright, ICAN · [email protected]
September 21, 2020 at 11:53 AM

This is BIG: Fifty-six former leaders back UN nuclear weapon ban treaty

ICAN Dear Friend -- We have some exciting news to share with you: fifty-six former presidents, prime ministers, foreign ministers and defence ministers from 20 NATO member states, as well as Japan and South Korea, have just issued an open letter calling on their current gover…
Beatrice Fihn, ICAN · [email protected]
September 18, 2020 at 1:24 PM

We're changing the narrative!

ICAN Dear Friend --I just wanted to write a quick thank you for all the actions, messages of support, retweets, shares, donations, and all the other small but mighty things our supporters did for the 75th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. We noticed…
Institut Libéral · [email protected]
September 11, 2020 at 11:02 AM

Les fausses promesses des politiques de relance - Éloge impertinent de l’inégalité - Ni nationalisme, ni gouvernance mondiale

Institut Libéral Highlights Les fausses promesses des politiques de relance La crise sanitaire a été à l’origine d’une crise économique dans la plupart des pays du monde. Pour essayer de surmonter cette crise et de revenir à une situation économique normale, on a généralement réagi…
Avenir Suisse · [email protected]
September 4, 2020 at 1:10 PM

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (Summer Review 2020)

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (Summer Review 2020) If this email does not display correctly please click here to view in your browser. Sommer Review 4th September 2020 Tweet …
Beatrice Fihn · [email protected]
August 9, 2020 at 3:00 AM

Not just Hiroshima — this is why Nagasaki is so important

ICAN Dear Friend -- At 11:02 AM on 9 August 1945, an atomic bomb destroyed Nagasaki, only 3 days after the nuclear attack on Hiroshima. 75 years later, the world rightfully continues to commemorate the horrors that happened in Nagasaki. But Nagasaki Day doesn’t always get the…
Lucero Oyarzun · [email protected]
August 7, 2020 at 2:54 PM

You have to watch this

ICAN Dear Friend -- Over the past 24-hours, the world has been commemorating the 75th anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. We saw some true leadership from Nigeria, Ireland and Niue, which chose to mark the date by becoming states parties to the UN Treaty on the Pr…
Beatrice Fihn, ICAN · [email protected]
August 5, 2020 at 4:13 PM

Live events for Hiroshima Day!

ICAN Hi Friend -- On August 6th, 1945 at 08:15 the United States dropped a nuclear bomb over Hiroshima, wiping out the city and killing thousands in a flash. Seventy-five years later, the entire world will be marking this horrific bombing and sharing their messages to ensure t…
Beatrice Fihn · [email protected]
August 3, 2020 at 11:39 AM

Launching today: Walk with hibakusha through their journey from the bomb to a ban treaty

ICAN Dear Friend -- Whether you first learned of the Hibakusha a week ago or decades ago, hearing their testimonies - their memories of the day of the bombings and their ensuing long-term impact - is essential to understand nuclear weapons for what they truly are. Learning a…
Beatrice Fihn · [email protected]
July 19, 2020 at 8:03 AM

EXCLUSIVE: We’re giving you a chance to visit the museums of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.

ICAN Hi Friend -- Are you missing travel? We are bursting with excitement to announce something very special today. We’ve teamed up with the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum, the Nagasaki Atomic Bomb Museum and our partner Peace Boat to offer you once-in-a-lifetime live tours o…
Tim Wright · [email protected]
July 15, 2020 at 7:30 PM

BREAKING: 40 ratifications!

ICAN Dear Friend -- We know we just sent you an email but we had some breaking news we have to share. I’m very excited to let you know that Botswana has just become the 40th state to ratify the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons! This means that the treaty only n…
Lucero Oyarzun · [email protected]
July 15, 2020 at 1:45 PM

July 16th, 1945, 5:29 AM. Codename: Trinity

ICAN Dear Friend -- Before nuclear weapons were used on the populations of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, they were tested in New Mexico. On July 16th, we will commemorate the 75th anniversary of the first nuclear test, Trinity, which not only led to the use of nuclear weapons in wa…
Beatrice Fihn, ICAN · [email protected]
July 6, 2020 at 5:47 PM

Don’t miss these live events starting July 7th

ICAN Hi Friend -- The opinions about nuclear weapons that we hear most are those of “policy experts” and government officials, people who have never experienced the realities of nuclear weapons. And unfortunately in many political conversations, the perspective of survivors - …
Beatrice Fihn, ICAN · [email protected]
July 2, 2020 at 8:42 AM

Today we're launching our big push for the 75th anniversary

ICAN Dear Friend -- Today we are launching our new website that commemorates the 75th anniversary of the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. This website is the start of our campaign to remember and honour the victims of the atomic bombings, and to educate and bring new people…
Avenir Suisse · [email protected]
June 30, 2020 at 3:13 PM

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (06/2020)

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (06/2020) If this email does not display correctly please click here to view in your browser. Issue 06 30 June 2020 Tweet Sh…
Akira Kawasaki & Beatrice Fihn, ICAN · [email protected]
June 22, 2020 at 11:12 AM

RE: This is what we're planning for the 75th anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

ICAN Dear Friend -- Last Friday, we shared our plans with you to commemorate the anniversaries of the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki over the coming weeks and make sure that these moments of remembrance turn into moments of action for a world free of nuclear weapons. How…
Institut Libéral · [email protected]
June 19, 2020 at 1:31 PM

Trop d'État freine la prospérité - La liberté et le secteur de la santé - L'opposition entre libéraux et étatistes - Solidarité avec Hong Kong

Institut Libéral Highlights Le surpoids de l'État est un danger pour la prospérité La récession mondiale va probablement entraîner une nouvelle expansion de la taille de l'État. Cela est dû en particulier aux efforts déployés pour «relancer» l'économie et financer des systèmes soci…
Akira Kawasaki & Beatrice Fihn, ICAN · [email protected]
June 19, 2020 at 10:15 AM

This is what we're planning for the 75th anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki

ICAN Dear Friend -- We are relying on your help to spread the word. This August 6th and 9th will mark the 75th anniversary of the horrific atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. The two bombs killed about 140,000 civilians by the end of 1945 and sickened many more with c…
Alicia Sanders-Zakre, ICAN · [email protected]
June 5, 2020 at 8:49 AM

Having an argument about nuclear weapons? This guide will help

ICAN Dear Friend -- “No country will ever just give up their nuclear weapons”  “But deterrence protects us” “The military-industrial complex is too powerful, you can’t beat them.” Chances are that you will have heard at least one of these arguments while talking to people abo…
Avenir Suisse · [email protected]
May 28, 2020 at 3:22 PM

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (05/2020)

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (05/2020) If this email does not display correctly please click here to view in your browser. Issue 05 28 May 2020 Tweet Sha…
Beatrice Fihn, ICAN · [email protected]
May 20, 2020 at 8:44 AM

Great news, Belize just ratified the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons

ICAN Dear Friend -- I hope you and your loved ones are doing ok in these difficult times. I wanted to share a bit of good news, on Tuesday afternoon in New York City, despite the lockdown of the United Nations Office for Legal Affairs, Belize ratified the Treaty on the Prohibi…
Alicia Sanders-Zakre · [email protected]
May 13, 2020 at 12:59 PM

$138,699 a minute

ICAN Friend -- Nine nuclear armed states spent roughly $73 billion on their nuclear arsenals last year! That’s $138,699 per minute! These numbers come from our latest investigation, published today: “Enough is Enough: 2019 Global Nuclear Weapons Spending.” This estimate inclu…
Avenir Suisse · [email protected]
May 5, 2020 at 7:25 AM

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (04/2020)

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (04/2020) If this email does not display correctly please click here to view in your browser. Issue 04 April Edition Tweet S…
Institut Libéral · [email protected]
April 27, 2020 at 11:00 AM

Faire face à la crise: rôle de l’État, de l’économie et de la liberté

Institut Libéral Highlights Défaillance de l'État dans les pandémies Malgré de nombreuses agences étatiques spécialisées et des niveaux de dépenses records, les systèmes de santé occidentaux n'étaient pas préparés à l'épidémie actuelle. En raison d'un manque d’entraînement, de moye…
Alicia Sanders-Zakre · [email protected]
April 22, 2020 at 11:16 AM

On Earth Day, we need to talk about nuclear weapons’ toxic legacy

ICAN Hello Friend -- 35 Olympic-sized swimming pools’ worth of irradiated soil or contaminated debris. That’s how much nuclear waste the U.S. military scooped up during the first efforts to clean up the Enewetak atoll, after the United States detonated 43 nuclear bombs on a …
Daniel Högsta, ICAN · [email protected]
April 16, 2020 at 4:09 PM

“Follow the money” - here’s our strategy for tackling nuclear weapons producers

ICAN Dear Friend -- Here at ICAN, we know that governments aren’t the only ones making decisions on nuclear weapons - there are big corporate interests involved too. Did you know that companies like Boeing, Lockheed Martin, etc have been awarded contracts for $116 billion to …
Institut Libéral · [email protected]
April 3, 2020 at 12:00 PM

Perspectives en temps de crise: mondialisation, résilience des marchés, économie et intellectuels

Institut Libéral Highlights La mondialisation, bouc émissaire improbable La division du travail et la mobilité internationales sont forcément évoquées comme dangereux accélérateurs d’une pandémie par les opposants usuels de la mondialisation. Dans une étude actuelle, Vincent Geloso…
Avenir Suisse · [email protected]
March 27, 2020 at 4:08 PM

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (03/2020)

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (03/2020) If this email does not display correctly please click here to view in your browser. Issue 03 27 March 2020 Tweet S…
Beatrice Fihn, ICAN · [email protected]
March 27, 2020 at 2:01 PM

Three things you can do from home to end nuclear weapons

ICAN Dear Friend -- We hope that you and your loved ones are healthy and safe in these difficult times. Like everyone else, ICAN has also been adapting to the developing health crisis caused by COVID-19, and we wanted to give you not just an idea of what we are doing differe…
Avenir Suisse · [email protected]
February 28, 2020 at 7:14 AM

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (02/2020)

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (02/2020) If this email does not display correctly please click here to view in your browser. Issue 02 28 February 2020 Tweet …
Avenir Suisse · [email protected]
January 31, 2020 at 9:50 AM

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (01/2020)

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (01/2020) If this email does not display correctly please click here to view in your browser. Issue 01 31 January 2020 Tweet …
Celine Nahory, ICAN · [email protected]
December 31, 2019 at 12:12 PM

ICAN is ready for 2020, are you?

Hi Friend, As we are wrapping up 2019 and moving into the new year, we expect great progress for the campaign.    2020 could be the year that nuclear weapons are made illegal under international law - if we can get 16 more governments to ratify the Treaty on the Prohibition of N…
Beatrice Fihn, ICAN · [email protected]
December 30, 2019 at 10:33 PM

Want to know how you can get us closer to a world without nuclear weapons?

Hi Friend, As 2019 is coming to a close, I want to take the opportunity to wish you and your loved ones all the best for the coming year. For ICAN, 2020 is going to be a huge year. As the world will commemorate the 75th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasak…
Beatrice Fihn | ICAN · [email protected]
December 28, 2019 at 1:30 PM

Here's how we made a difference in 2019

Dear Friend, Some days, it feels like everything is getting worse. Nuclear armed states are modernizing their arsenals, threatening to use nuclear weapons, withdrawing from key agreements.  But despite what you see in the news, this is far from the whole truth. While leaders like…
Institut Libéral · [email protected]
December 19, 2019 at 12:26 PM

Valeurs bourgeoises - Responsabilité des multinationales - Individualisme libéral - En mémoire de Bertrand Lemennicier

Institut Libéral Highlights Les vertus bourgeoises, sources de la prospérité L'humanité a connu un formidable développement qui l'a sortie de l'extrême pauvreté en deux siècles. Depuis 1800, la proportion de personnes qui vivent dans le dénuement est en baisse continue alors que la populatio…
Celine Nahory, ICAN · [email protected]
December 18, 2019 at 7:34 PM

This is how we get a state to join the Treaty

Dear?Friend, As the operations coordinator of ICAN, today I want to show you how we work to get governments to join the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons Let's take the example of the Caribbean states. The states in this region played key roles during the negotiatio…
Beatrice Fihn | ICAN · [email protected]
December 3, 2019 at 12:49 PM

This Giving Tuesday, help us to literally save the world!

This Giving Tuesday, help us to literally save the world! Together, we can make history in 2020. Dear friend, Without the support of those like you who are concerned by the …
Avenir Suisse · [email protected]
November 29, 2019 at 1:29 PM

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (11/2019)

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (11/2019) If this email does not display correctly please click here to view in your browser. Issue 11 29 November 2019 Tweet …
Beatrice Fihn | ICAN · [email protected]
November 29, 2019 at 8:38 AM

Skip Black Friday - save the world instead!

Skip Black Friday - save the world instead! Help us make history in 2020. Dear friend, While it might sound drastic at first to consider reducing or even giving up our Black …
Alicia Sanders-Zakre | ICAN · [email protected]
November 13, 2019 at 11:37 AM

These 50 universities help build U.S. nuclear weapons

These 50 universities help build U.S. nuclear weapons ICAN exposes what the “Schools of Mass Destruction” don’t want you to know Dear friend, Did you know U.S. universities are taking billions of dollars in research fu…
Institut Libéral · [email protected]
November 4, 2019 at 11:53 AM

Pour mémoire: conférence «L'individualisme libéral: la belle alliance entre liberté et responsabilité»

Institut Libéral Pour mémoire L'Institut Libéral est heureuxde vous convier à la conférence «L'individualisme libéral: la belle alliance entre liberté et responsabilité» Tout individualisme n'est pas nécessairement libéral (il y a aussi l'individualisme aristocratique, anarchiste, existentiel…
Avenir Suisse · [email protected]
October 31, 2019 at 2:42 PM

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (10/2019)

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (10/2019) If this email does not display correctly please click here to view in your browser. Issue 10 31 October 2019 Tweet …
Beatrice Fihn & Maaike Beenes | ICAN · [email protected]
October 18, 2019 at 1:09 PM

These are the 36 financial institutions that won’t invest in nuclear weapons

These are the 36 financial institutions that won’t invest in nuclear weapons   New edition of the “Don’t Bank on the Bomb” Hall of Fame out  Dear friend,   We often hear about the bad news, while the good news gets quie…
International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) · [email protected]
October 16, 2019 at 8:00 PM

New edition of the Nuclear Weapons Ban Monitor

New edition of the Nuclear Weapons Ban Monitor 2019 Nuclear Weapons Ban Monitor shows progress of the nuclear ban treaty  Dear friend,   How do you show change is happening, when it occurs gradually and mostly behind clo…
Daniel Högsta | ICAN · [email protected]
October 14, 2019 at 6:40 PM

MUST WATCH! What if a nuclear weapon was exploded over a major city today?

MUST WATCH! What if a nuclear weapon was exploded over a major city today? Help keep this video trending Dear friend,   There is a powerful new video about the catastrophic consequences of a nuclear attack, and it is tre…
Institut Libéral · [email protected]
October 14, 2019 at 11:10 AM

Invitation à la conférence «L'individualisme libéral: la belle alliance entre liberté et responsabilité»

Institut Libéral Invitation L'Institut Libéral est heureuxde vous convier à la conférence «L'individualisme libéral: la belle alliance entre liberté et responsabilité» Tout individualisme n'est pas nécessairement libéral (il y a aussi l'individualisme aristocratique, anarchiste, existentiel -…
Beatrice Fihn | ICAN · [email protected]
October 10, 2019 at 7:14 AM

New research: regional nuclear war will cause catastrophic global consequences

New research: regional nuclear war will cause catastrophic global consequences Find out what the impact a nuclear war between India and Pakistan will be Dear friend, Two scientific studies modelling the …
Institut Libéral · [email protected]
October 4, 2019 at 12:00 PM

L'Action humaine - Liberté économique - Cherbuliez

Institut Libéral Highlights 70 ans de L'Action humaine Avec L'Action humaine, publié en 1949, Ludwig von Mises se révèle non seulement comme l'un des plus grands économistes du siècle dernier, mais aussi comme l'un des sociologues les plus influents. Mises a formulé une science de la société, …
Avenir Suisse · [email protected]
October 1, 2019 at 12:44 PM

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (09/2019)

swiss insights – Avenir Suisse’s Monthly Report (09/2019) If this email does not display correctly please click here to view in your browser. Issue 09 01 October 2019 Tweet …