Archive for December, 2015

Why nukes should interest young people <p style='font size:14px'>By William Lambers</p>

Why nukes should interest young people

By William Lambers

Recently, a college student in Boston asked, “How can we get young people interested in nuke disarmament?” As a presidential election year is upon us,...

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Ignoring North Korea’s nuclear threat could prove to be a dangerous mistake <p style='font size:14px'>By Mitchel B. Wallerstein </p>

Ignoring North Korea’s nuclear threat could prove to be a dangerous mistake

By Mitchel B. Wallerstein

With so many foreign policy challenges to address — including the threat of terrorist attacks, the tenuous security situation in Iraq and Afghanistan, a revanchist...

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NTI Celebrates Former Secretary of State George Shultz’s 95th Birthday

NTI Celebrates Former Secretary of State George Shultz’s 95th Birthday

The Nuclear Threat Initiative is proud to honor and celebrate former Secretary of State George Shultz’s 95th birthday with the release of a new video, The...

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The perils of Pantex: Hundreds of workers sickened at Texas nuclear weapons plant

The perils of Pantex: Hundreds of workers sickened at Texas nuclear weapons plant

Bob Ruzich, a 31-year worker at the nuclear assembly plant here, rarely got sick. He had to cash out his sick hours every year because he was so healthy. But in...

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Pakistan was to deploy nuclear weapons against India during Kargil war

Pakistan was to deploy nuclear weapons against India during Kargil war

At the height of the 1999 Kargil war when its army was suffering heavy casualties at the hands of India, Pakistan was preparing its nuclear weapons for deployment...

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