Posts Tagged: nuclear weapons
Pyongyang’s latest nuclear test may be a last-ditch effort to get on the U.S. agenda before Obama leaves office and a hawkish new president comes in.
Washington is effectively subsidizing Pakistan’s nuclear arsenal — the fastest-growing in the world — even as the country drifts closer to China and Russia.
In the 1960s, the New Left treated nuclear disarmament like your father’s activism.
Only token resistance was offered by top U.S. officials to dropping the atomic bomb on Hiroshima as well as to developing the hydrogen bomb.
When British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn stated that, if prime minister, he would not launch nuclear weapons, the British chief of defense was predictably outraged.
Maybe the least popular idea on earth, world government could directly address global warming, tyrannical regimes, nonproliferation and the refusal of states with nuclear weapons to disarm.
Pakistan is beginning to make concessions on nuclear weapons and redirect some of its national security from India to Islamist militants.
The possession of nuclear weapons by a state — any state — violates the social contract.
Hard to believe, but one day 3-D printers may be able to produce nuclear weapons and other WMDs.
More than just a deterrent, nuclear weapons are the cornerstone of imperialism.