Archive for February, 2018

s Trump’s team is floating an attack on North Korea. Americans would die.

s Trump’s team is floating an attack on North Korea. Americans would die.

The Trump administration has been floating the idea of a “bloody nose” attack on North Korea that advocates believe could punish its aggressive threats without...

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The Nuclear Posture Review signals a new arms race <p style='font size:14px'>By Katrina vanden Heuvel </p>

The Nuclear Posture Review signals a new arms race

By Katrina vanden Heuvel

On Friday, the Pentagon released its 2018 Nuclear Posture Review. Its debut demands more attention, because it announced a renewed round in the nuclear arms race,...

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Here’s what war with North Korea would look like

Here’s what war with North Korea would look like

Late last September, I moderated a discussion about North Korea with retired Navy Adm. James Stavridis, whose 37-year military career included a stint running...

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Pentagon unveils new nuclear weapons strategy, ending Obama-era push to reduce U.S. arsenal

Pentagon unveils new nuclear weapons strategy, ending Obama-era push to reduce U.S. arsenal

The Pentagon released a new nuclear arms policy Friday that calls for the introduction of two new types of weapons, effectively ending Obama-era efforts to reduce...

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Three Steps to Avert an Accidental Nuclear War

Three Steps to Avert an Accidental Nuclear War

The world has crossed over to a new nuclear era, where a fateful error — rather than intentional aggression is the most likely catalyst to nuclear catastrophe....

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