Archive for August, 2014

Senate Needs to Ratify Nuke Test Ban Treaty <p style='font size:14px'>By William Lambers </p>

Senate Needs to Ratify Nuke Test Ban Treaty

By William Lambers

International Day Against Nuclear Tests (August 29) is a call to action for the U.S. Senate. It has some unfinished business. It’s time to ratify the Comprehensive...

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Sixty-Nine Years After Hiroshima, Time for Renewed Action for Nuclear Disarmament and Human Survival <p style='font size:14px'>By Daryl G. Kimball </p>

Sixty-Nine Years After Hiroshima, Time for Renewed Action for Nuclear Disarmament and Human Survival

By Daryl G. Kimball

Since the devastating U.S. atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki 69 years ago this week, the catastrophic effects of nuclear weapons have motivated ordinary...

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American conservatives are the forgotten critics of the atomic bombing of Japan <p style='font size:14px'>By Barton J. Bernstein</p>

American conservatives are the forgotten critics of the atomic bombing of Japan

By Barton J. Bernstein

“The use of the atomic bomb, with its indiscriminate killing of women and children, revolts my soul,” he wrote. “The only difference between this...

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Ronald Reagan: Cold Warrior and Nuclear Abolitionist <p style='font size:14px'>By George Weigel</p>

Ronald Reagan: Cold Warrior and Nuclear Abolitionist

By George Weigel

In recent years, as scholars have explored Ronald Reagan’s foreign policy with greater access to primary-source documents, something utterly baffling to the conventional...

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Nuclear weapons lab employee fired after publishing scathing critique of the arms race

Nuclear weapons lab employee fired after publishing scathing critique of the arms race

James E. Doyle’s ordeal with Washington began one morning in early February last year, when his supervisor stopped by his desk at Los Alamos National Laboratory...

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