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When Duck and Cover Drills Just Didn't Cover It

Like most Baby Boomers born in the 1940s and early 1950s, I can vividly recall those 13 harrowing days in October of 1962 that came to be called the Cuban Missile Crisis. 1,351 more words

Baby Boomers

‘The floodwaters were up to my ceiling’

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Evacuation Facility

No Responsible Steward of Nuclear Weapons This

By Vice Admiral (retd.) Vijay Shankar

Two seemingly disparate incidents in recent days hold the portents for unsettling times. The first was, the “absconder General” and erstwhile Pakistan President Musharraf’s declaration on 05 December 2017, of not only his cosy ties with the proscribed head of the terror organisation… 888 more words

Geopolitics And Strategic Impulses

Bu - - - r the Hens

Following on from my work photographing nuclear power stations, I finally pulled together the threads I had been investigating for some time. A trailer for the 30 minute video which was shown at Bloc in Sheffield in June 2017 is in the Time Based section of my Work. 59 more words

Lake District

15,000 Nuclear Weapons In The World - Mapping Who Has What

Between North Korea’s constant nuclear test provocations and the recent “fire and fury” comments by President Trump, concerns about nuclear conflict are re-ignited around the world. 24 more words

"Fire and Fury"

This past week marked two historical events in 1945 that will never be forgotten – Hiroshima (August 6) and Nagasaki (August 9).  Ironically, it was during this same week the tensions continued to rise over the threat of the use of nuclear weapons between the U.S. 253 more words

Peace

Chechnya's Leader Claims "Russian Doomsday Device" Is Activated

  1. Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, Ramzan Kadyrov, the leader of Chechnya, gave a rare interview to a media outlet in the United States that aired Tuesday, and what he said is taking many aback… While speaking to HBO’s Real Sports , Kadyrov denied that gay people are humans, that they exist in his region , and that his government regularly detains or tortures them, despite ample reports to the contrary .
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