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Disarmament Danger

The Obama administration has placed nuclear disarmament at the top of its foreign-policy agenda. Other possible goals, such as modernizing U.S. nuclear forces for deterrence purposes, are now considered either ...

Disarmament Danger

The Obama administration has placed nuclear disarmament at the top of its foreign-policy agenda. Other possible goals, such as modernizing U.S. nuclear forces for deterrence purposes, are now considered either ...
Politics & Policy

Precision Prediction

A noted journal, The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, hosts a “Doomsday Clock” that symbolically counts down the minutes to nuclear doomsday; the editors occasionally adjust it with worldwide fanfare ...
Politics & Policy

Precise and Powerful

There’s a broiling debate about nuclear weapons going on, one reminiscent of Cold War debates over the implications of possible modifications to the U.S. nuclear arsenal. Some government officials have ...