Nuclear weapons, tobacco investments stopped

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This video from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in the USA says about itself:

On May 6th, 2017 at the Reducing the Threat of Nuclear War Conference on MIT’s campus, a great speaker lineup, including Iran-deal broker Ernie Moniz (MIT, former Secretary of Energy), California Congresswoman Barbara Lee, Lisbeth Gronlund (Union of Concerned Scientists), Joe Cirincione (Ploughshares), our former congressman John Tierney, MA state reps Denise Provost and Mike Connolly, and Cambridge Mayor Denise Simmons gathered to discuss what we can do to help address the current nuclear weapons situation.

Translated from Dutch NOS TV today:

The five largest pension funds in the Netherlands have stopped investing in the tobacco industry and in nuclear weapons. More and more smaller pension funds are also stopping investments in these sectors.

The five funds manage around 60 percent of all the money that is in the Dutch…

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