Posts Tagged: Disarmament
Deterrence has long outlived its usefulness.
Prime Minister Gillard's call for the abolition of nuclear weapons had its origins in a powerhouse international 2008 commission.
In his speech about Afghanistan there was a serious disconnect between President Obama's rhetoric and plans.
Can nuclear nonproliferation and disarmament treaties endure if states fail to resolve the issues between them?
New START's token disarmament is canceled out by the vast amount of money the administration throws at the nuclear-weapons industry.
Whether or not nuclear weapons are ever abolished, mankind will still know how to make them, right?
Conservatives and progressives are completely at odds over how to reduce the nuclear threat.
If we get to Global Zero, how do we stay there?
Withholding their nuclear weapons isn't the only way states retard the progress of disarmament.
Imagine disarmament and nonproliferation talks in which states with more nuclear weapons make other states pay a price for having fewer.