Amitai Etzioni

Articles by Amitai Etzioni

23 July 2008

Deproliferation: An approach to preventing nuclear terrorism

Amitai Etzioni

Earlier this year, four senior statesmen--former secretaries of state George Shultz and Henry Kissinger, former Defense Secretary William Perry, and former Georgia Democratic Sen. Sam Nunn, all veterans of the Cold War--issued a statement in the Wall Street Journal calling for complete nuclear disarmament. It's an attractive vision, but an idea with little political reality.

1 May 2007
The United States needs to find a better balance between security and civil liberties before a nuclear terrorist attack irreparably damages the country.