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America's lack of morality - expressed in Donald Trump's nuclear threats

Trump’s apocalyptic threats demand a moral case for disarmament,Guardian, Daniel José Camacho, 14 Aug 16,    It’s easy to understand why Trump is potentially one of the worst people to be in charge of our nation’s nuclear codes. 524 more words

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Argentinia's Catholic Bishops announce opposition to construction of nuclear power station

Catholic Culture 11th Aug 2017, The bishops of Patagonia, the southernmost region of Argentina, have
announced their opposition to the construction of a Beijing-financed
nuclear power plant at an unannounced location in Rio Negro Province. 34 more words

Opposition To Nuclear

Dispelling the myths about U.S. President Harry Truman's decision to nuclear bomb Japanese cities

The destruction of Hiroshima and Nagasaki was a war crime worse than any that Japanese generals were executed for in Tokyo and Manila. If Harry Truman was not a war criminal, then no one ever was.  1,035 more words

Weapons And War

Fossil fuel industries funded climate denial as a religious belief

Conservative groups, funded by fossil fuel magnates, spend approximately one billion dollars every year interfering with public understanding of what is actually happening to our world. 1,748 more words

Secrets,lies And Civil Liberties

Catholic Church organising to support UN nuclear weapons ban

Vatican conference aims to build momentum for nuclear disarmament, Catholic News Agency, By Andrea Gagliarducci, 25 July 17, Vatican City,  Nuclear disarmament will be the focus of a Vatican conference this Nov. 419 more words

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Geoffrey Robertson puts the legal and moral case for phasing out Britain's Trident nuclear deterrent

Using Trident would be illegal, so let’s phase it out https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2016/jul/15/trident-illegal-nuclear-britain-arsenal?CMP=share_btn_fb, Geoffrey Robertson   Nuclear doom is nearer than most of us believe, experts warn. Britain must set a moral lead by becoming the first of the ‘big five’ powers to reduce its arsenal. 1,057 more words

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The scandalously unethical 1946 testing of atomic bombs on Bikini Atoll

The Crazy Story of the 1946 Bikini Atoll Nuclear Tests http://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/crazy-story-1946-bikini-atoll-nuclear-tests-180963833/ They were the first time that a nuclear weapon had been deployed since the 1945 attacks on Japan  573 more words

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