Tag Archives: nuclear proliferation

Nuclear Weapons: Who Has What at a Glance

Who has nuclear weapons? Officially, China, France, Russia, United Kingdom, and the United States. Also, India, Israel, and Pakistan

Make Nuclear Weapons Illegal. UN Resolution for a “Legally Binding Instrument to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons”

This week, delegations to the UN General Assembly could help shift the course of history.

Peter Cohen> Peace Talk and War Budget

“I’ve determined that we can ensure the security of America and our allies, and maintain a strong and credible strategic deterrent, while reducing our deployed strategic nuclear weapons by up to one third.” — Obama’s Berlin speech, Wall Street Journal, June 25, 2013. By Peter G Cohen  Saturday, 06 July 2013  Truthout | Op-Ed Mr. President, This is […]

TomDispatch> Rebecca Solnit, The Archipelago of Arrogance

The Archipelago of Arrogance Men Explain Things to Me> Facts Didn’t Get in Their Way  Posted by Rebecca Solnit at 2:31pm, August 19, 2012. One evening over dinner, I began to joke, as I often had before, about writing an essay called “Men Explain Things to Me.” Every writer has a stable of ideas that never make it […]

Gary Leupp> The Irrationality of the Case against Iran’s Nuclear Program

The Irrationality of the Case against Iran’s Nuclear Program “The Stupidest Idea I Ever Heard” by Gary Leupp / April 12th, 2012   Dissident Voice President Obama has informed the Iranians they have one “last chance” to avoid attack. They must suspend higher uranium enrichment, close down the Fordow enrichment facility, and “surrender” their stockpile […]

Star Tribune Editorial: Challenge Iran with diplomacy, isolation & Action & Call-in Day, January 18

Editorial: Challenge Iran with diplomacy, isolation Note for Twin Citians:  Come to the Lake Street/Marshall Avenue Bridge Vigil this Wednesday, January 18, to say “No New Wars.”  4:30-5;30. We also urge you to take some time on Wednesday, January 18, to send a message to our two senators, Amy Klobuchar (612-727-5220) and Al Franken (651-221-1016) telling them […]