Nuclear War

Nuclear Weapons: Who Pays, Who Profits?

May 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

This article is adapted from a presentation made by William D. Hartung, the director of the Arms and Security Project at the Center for International Policy, at a conference on “Reducing the Threat of Nuclear War” that was held at MIT on May 6th, 2017. …

Reducing the Threat of Nuclear War

May 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

The growing hostility between the US and Russia, North Korea and Iran makes it more urgent to reduce the risk of nuclear war, as do plans to spend a trillion dollars replacing US nuclear weapons by new ones more suited for first-strike. Nuclear war can …

A Conference on the Centenary of World War I A century ago, an assassination in Sarajevo triggered World War I, a war that killed or wounded tens of millions. World War I was only the beginning of three decades of great power competition and warfare …

Humanitarian Consequences of Nuclear War

September 15, 2013 // 0 Comments

Remarks delivered by Ira Helfand, co-founder of Physicians for Social Responsibility, at the Remembering Hiroshima event in Cambridge, August 6, 2013 When President Obama took office in 2009, more than 300 medical leaders from around the world wrote to him and newly inaugurated Russian President …

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