Nuclear journalism’s fault lines from Iraq to the NPR

Mutual threats of nuclear attack by Kim Jong Un and Donald Trump, Hawaiians fleeing the false alarm of an incoming missile, the U.S. and Russia unveiling controversial new nuclear policies and accusing each other of violating a crucial nuclear agreement in the midst of an icy winter for arms control. Not since the eve of the invasion of Iraq has media been paying this much attention to nuclear weapons.… Read More Nuclear journalism’s fault lines from Iraq to the NPR

New PAX/ICAN Report: Massive $81B Increase in Investment in Nuclear Weapons to Fuel Escalation in Nuclear Posturing

Nobel Peace Prize Laureate ICAN (International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons) and PAX today released the 2018 ‘Don’t Bank on the Bomb’ Report, which found a massive increase of USD 81 billion in new investment in 2017 compared to 2016. The report shows 20 companies in particular stand to profit the most from the increase in nuclear threats.… Read More New PAX/ICAN Report: Massive $81B Increase in Investment in Nuclear Weapons to Fuel Escalation in Nuclear Posturing

Nuclear instability – the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty; Will the Treaty Prohibiting Nuclear Weapons reduce nuclear dangers?

Der Spiegel, 8 December 2017: The U.S. believes Russia is secretly developing nuclear-capable, medium-range missiles in violation of the INF Treaty…… Read More Nuclear instability – the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty; Will the Treaty Prohibiting Nuclear Weapons reduce nuclear dangers?