Posts Tagged: nuclear
The latest rocket launch creates an illusion for the people of North Korea that they live, if not in paradise, then at least in a country that holds its own.
Negotiating with Iran requires talking to it on many levels.
As the U.S. military wreaks havoc in faraway places around the world, a new book sheds light on the historical and continuing damage done to native peoples and their lands within the United States and its colonial holdings.
Nuclear "apartheid" is a critical concern to many states.
The U.S. nuclear-weapons program is long on money, short on recruits.
NATO's new contingency plans might rile the Russians, but they might also allow for the removal of tactical nuclear weapons from Europe.
Pro-nuclear forces twist the English language to their own uses.
NATO is proposing to adopt missile defense as a new mission even though it doesn't work, costs lots of money, and angers Russia.
Congress considers revising U.S. policy towards Cuba.
In the end, disarmament won't spring from a fruitless quest for ironclad rationales. Its establishment will be the result of a groundswell of reactions ranging from disgust with to bewilderment at a national security policy that puts the lives of tens of millions at risk.