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Nuclear Realism

Robert Koehler | Posted 05.29.2015 | Politics
Robert Koehler

There's a category of political intellectuals who proudly proclaim themselves "realists," then proceed to defend and advance a deeply faith-based agenda that centers on the ongoing necessity to prepare for war, including nuclear war.

The Most Successful Security Pact in History

Joe Cirincione | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Joe Cirincione

Despite the power and allure of nuclear weapons, only nine nations in the world today have nuclear arsenals.

Egypt's Nuclear Dimension

Joe Cirincione | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Joe Cirincione

As a free Egypt transforms itself, analysts are nervously watching for signs of new nuclear ambitions. Why has Egypt never come clean about the full scope of its nuclear activities and experimentation?

A Good START: Reducing the Idolatry of Nuclear Weapons

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jim Wallis

Earlier this week, the United States declared for the first time will not use nuclear weapons against countries that are in compliance with the Nonproliferation Treaty.

Israel's nuclear weapons policy is helping Iran

Joel Rubin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Joel Rubin

It goes without saying that Israel should be prepared to defend herself against all external military threats. She is a country that understands the ...

A Better National Security Strategy for Stopping Iran

Joe Cirincione | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Joe Cirincione

The Brookings Institution President calls the new US National Security Strategy introduced on Thursday "the most comprehensive National Security Strategy ever." The new strategy offers a more realistic path to stopping Iran, but it won't be easy.

Thinking the Unthinkable on Nuclear Policy

Alyn Ware | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alyn Ware

It's become commonplace to say we can't put the nuclear genie back in the bottle. There's a grain of truth to this, but it doesn't mean we can't still make complete nuclear disarmament a reality.

Scientist Reveals India's 1998 Nuke Test A Failure; Poses Threat To Obama's Nonproliferation Plans

Global Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NEW DELHI, India Days before President Barack Obama told the United Nations that he hoped to push through a universal treaty to ban all nuclear weapon...

US-India Nuclear Deal Quietly Passes In Senate: A "Nonproliferation Disaster"

Washington Post | Glenn Kessler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Senate last night approved a historic agreement that opens up nuclear trade with India for the first time since New Delhi conducted a nuclear test...

McCain Gaffe Alert: Iran

Moira Whelan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Moira Whelan

There should be real questions about whether McCain -- as well as his foreign policy team -- has any knowledge of US-Iranian relations.

What You Don't Know Might Kill You -- And Everyone Else

Steven Crandell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steven Crandell

Nuclear weapons are seen as the most serious and immediate threat to human life on the planet, but few of us know much about that threat.