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Looking on the bright side -- how to fix our nuclear problem

This week Trump has been threatening to start a nuclear war against North Korea, which got me rattled.  So far, the sun has come up every morning, and with each additional day with no mushroom clouds it seems more likely that those threats are just bombast.   637 more words

Public Policy

Trump's White House Saga Escalates After Only 203 Days in Office

After only 203 days in office, President Trump and North Korea’s dictator Kim Jong Un are already escalating their animosity towards one another, resulting in the frightening prospects of war. 271 more words

Current Events

Nuclear Threat Can Be Solved With Peace

On August 6th we remember the horrific events following the US atomic bombing of Hiroshima 72 years ago, which killed over 140,000 people. Three days later after the fact, on August 9th, president Harry Truman ordered a second atomic bomb to be dropped, this time on the Japanese city of Nagasaki, killing 74,000 people. 450 more words

Writing

Nuclear Fairy Tales

By Peter Huessy ~

The complex subject of nuclear deterrence is the subject of a new essay by a young, non-nuclear expert, a Terrell Jermaine Starr, writing for Foxtrot Alpha. 3,083 more words

Public Opinion

The Alternative is Unacceptable

The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons or the Nuclear Weapon Ban Treaty was passed without much fanfare at the United Nations on July 7, 2017.   453 more words

History

Bridging the Gap: The CTBT Science and Technology Conference

By Sylvia Mishra & Aditi Malhotra

The Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty (CTBT) represents a vital step towards ending nuclear testing and thereby increasing regional stability and global security. 707 more words

Articles

Storytelling for Wales for Peace: Ann Pettitt

By Vivian Mayo

Welsh men and women from all backgrounds have gone on to achieve great things. Many of these people became famous by their activities in the First and Second World War; whereas others made a name for themselves in sport, music and architecture, which can be seen in so many buildings around the country. 621 more words

Wales For Peace / Cymru Dros Heddwch