All news tagged with #Nuclear weapons

Conn M. Hallinan, USA 02/22/2018 0

A Dangerous Turn in U.S. Foreign Policy

The Trump administration’s new National Defense Strategy is being touted as a sea change in U.S. foreign policy, a shift from the “war on terrorism” to “great power competition,” a line that would not be out of place in the years leading up to World War I.
Robert C. Koehler, USA 02/18/2018 0

The Other Superpower?

Is there a global, evolutionary counterforce out there as well, equal to or greater than the corporate militarism that seems to have a stranglehold on the future?
Marjorie Cohn, USA 02/17/2018 0

Pentagon to Allow Nuclear Responses to Non-Nuclear Attacks

Amid the media frenzy surrounding the Nunes-Trump memo, the Pentagon officially released its 2018 Nuclear Posture Review (NPR) last week.
Robert Dodge, USA 02/15/2018 0

With Trump’s Nuclear Doctrine the Cold War Resumes

Scientific studies have demonstrated the potential catastrophic global environmental effects following a limited regional nuclear war, using just 100 Hiroshima size weapons that would potentially kill 2 billion people.
Robert Dodge, USA 02/09/2018 0

Approaching the Apocalypse, the Doomsday Clock Moves Forward

The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists has just moved their Doomsday Clock forward to two minutes till midnight.
Rajan Menon, USA 01/30/2018 0

Avoiding Armageddon in Korea

Or launching a war for the ages.
Robert C. Koehler, USA 01/26/2018 0

Nuclear Annihilation and the Wisdom of Mass Salvation

Mutually assured destruction is not wisdom. It’s playing with global holocaust.
Darius Shahtahmasebi, USA 01/08/2018 0

Washington’s Pre-War Demonization Formula Is Targeting Iran, Again

U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley’s grandiose performance in front of the UN on December 15 should send shivers down the spines of those who remember Colin Powell’s equally disturbing performance in the months leading up to the 2003 invasion of Iraq. This is just the beginning of the a new media campaign against Iran with regime change as the end goal.
Geoffrey Fattig, USA 12/31/2017 0

How the U.S. Could Provoke a New Korean War

The bare bones of a deal with North Korea may exist, but senseless provocations could set off a conflict long before then.
Jeffrey D. Sachs, USA 12/24/2017 0

Stopping Armageddon

The United States faces a trap of its own making. For decades, this country has forcibly overthrown regimes it deemed to be hostile to US interests. North Korea fears that it is next.