Category: Nuclear War

Charles Pierson: Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, and the Bomb

A report reveals that the Trump Administration is engaged in a frenzied dash to push through a sale of nuclear reactors to Saudi Arabia without consulting Congress

Marjorie Cohn: Trump Moves the World Closer to “Doomsday”

It is incumbent upon all of us to resist the inexorable march toward nuclear winter

James Carroll: Doomsday Redux

The Most Dangerous Weapon Ever Rolls Off the Nuclear Assembly Line

Lawrence Wittner: Creating the Illusion of Safety

The latest report from the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, issued on January 24, reminds us that the prospect of nuclear catastrophe remains all too real

Michael T. Klare: “Alexa, Launch Our Nukes!”

Artificial Intelligence and the Future of War

Lawrence Wittner: Reviving the Nuclear Disarmament Movement

Although a widespread environmental movement has developed to save the planet from accelerating climate change, no counterpart has emerged to take on the rising danger of nuclear disaster

John M. Laforge: Nuclear Weapons Ban Treaty Could Become Law Next Year

The TPNW places nuclear weapons in the same outlaw category as biological weapons, poison gas, land minds and cluster munitions, all of which are banned by treaties

James Carroll: “They Will Not Forgive Us”

Donald Trump Welcomes in the Age of “Usable” Nuclear Weapons

John M. Laforge: Presidential Nuclear Nonsense

With the public demanding affordable health care, better public schools, energy efficient cars, mass transit, and safe energy production, weapons builders could instead be putting their engineering expertise to good use

Alice Slater: Time Out for Nukes

This is the time for Russia and China to step forward, with whichever other nuclear weapons states would be willing to join them and call for a time out on any further nuclear weapons development

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