Posts Tagged: Missile Defense
One of the albatrosses around the New START treaty's neck is missile defense.
When it comes to a nuclear strike, the American public is considerably less impressed with preparedness measures than with prevention.
The struggle over Jeju Island in South Korea is heating up, with civil society activists standing up against a powerful military.
Humanitarian intervention in Libya and elsewhere has led to an intensification of human rights violations, the erosion of the UN's authority, and the expansion of the reach of great powers.
Understanding the politics of Iran's technological development should serve as a check on the unwarranted paranoia that Iran's scientific achievements have generated in the West.
Withholding their nuclear weapons isn't the only way states retard the progress of disarmament.
Targeting missile defense for elimination can come back to haunt disarmament advocates.
The Obama administration's approach to missile defense may be a threat to national security.
Another one of globalization's massive security loopholes.
New elections are needed to resolve the escalating tensions in Thailand.