Posts Tagged: Missile Defense
It's one thing to intercept a Hamas rocket, another to shoot down an inter-continental ballistic missile.
Missile defense is a bottomless fund of misinformation between the United States and Russia.
Conservatives jumped all over President Obama's open-mic remarks to Russian President Medvedev at the Seoul Nuclear Security Summit.
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.