Posts Tagged: nuclear war
If you are expecting a president to call off a nuclear strike when all systems are go, you are sadly mistaken.
Policymakers accept the risk of an all-out nuclear attack implicit in deterrence, but have no tolerance for the much smaller nuclear terrorism threat.
A baby’s first steps are forward: They can’t walk one step forward, two steps back — like arms control.
Kids, don't know what career to pursue? Get a masters in nuclear deterrence.
And clouding the minds of the public and policymakers for six decades.
Nuclear weapons came in many shapes and sizes, one more insidious than the other.
Daniel Ellsberg was critical in dialing back the insanity that was U.S. nuclear strategy in its formative years.
Despite how much more precise they have become, the amount of civilian casualties that nuclear weapons would cause will forever subvert their legitimacy.
The only true way to win a nuclear war is not to fight it.
Sixty years after Albert Einstein and Bertrand Russell issued their manifesto about the growing threat of world war, the globe continues to face the prospect of nuclear annihilation -- coupled with the looming threat of climate change.