Posts Tagged: nuclear war
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.
Once again Western nuclear powers undermined the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty Review Conference (RevCon).
There are rising concerns that the Ukraine crisis could lead to nuclear war between the U.S. and Russia.
Can nuclear weapons be justified if arsenals are kept small enough to prevent the threat of nuclear winter if used?
The unlikelihood that nuclear war will be anything less than massive will overwhelm relief organizations such as the Red Cross.
Pakistan is playing fast and loose with the precautions to nuclear war.
Steven Pinker maintains the world is less violent than ever. Robert Jay Lifton? Not so much.
What’s the point of retaliating to a nuclear attack that destroys your country?
During the Cold War, nuclear deterrence failed to thwart crises, which were subsequently solved with good, old politics.
Historian Ward Wilson pokes holes in the mythology of nuclear weapons.