A critique of The Big Stick: The Limits of Soft Power and the Necessity of Military Force, by Eliot A. Cohen.
Month: March 2017
A compilation of quality nuclear policy news published on the Web, around the world. Iran Nuclear Deal CSIS Event: Deterring Iran After the Nuclear Deal: Report Launch and Panel Discussion United States A pragmatic nuclear posture Nuclear research bill passes Senate committee Women integral to the Nuclear Security Enterprise Workers Demolish Site of Nuclear Mishap … Continued
America’s Indian miners were never warned of the hazards of radioactivity in the mines, where they inhaled, ingested, and drank uranium dust.
A compilation of quality nuclear policy news published on the Web, around the world. Iran Nuclear Deal Washington Has a Clear Choice on the Future of Iran Nuclear Deal Head of CENTCOM: Iran Aims to Be ‘Regional Hegemon’ Iran’s Nuclear Capabilities Fast Facts Original Video Series: Iran Nuclear Deal—Part 5: The Iran Deal: What’s Next? … Continued
Leading climate experts share their thoughts on President Trump’s Energy Independence Executive Order.
A compilation of quality nuclear policy news published on the Web, around the world. Iran Nuclear Deal How the Nuclear Deal Has Reconfigured Iran’s Political Landscape Nikki Haley Slams the Iran Deal, Says It ‘Empowered’ Iran and Russia Russia and Iran’s Marriage of Convenience United States Q&A: Moniz looks to get U.S. nuclear scientists more … Continued
Once-proud Westinghouse files for bankruptcy. Reactor construction in two southern states is up in the air. Toshiba rues its errors. What a mess.
A compilation of quality nuclear policy news published on the Web, around the world. Iran Nuclear Deal McConnell criticizes Iran nuke deal as ‘windfall’ for Tehran Nikki Haley’s reiterates Trump’s wait-and-see approach to the Iran deal Netanyahu to Trump: Prevent Iran from ‘ever’ developing nuclear weapons United States Senior Dems want nuclear warhead audit Text … Continued
The many governments meeting to create a treaty banning nuclear weapons aim for an agreement as early as July, and even the Pope weighs in.
Governments plough forward on nuclear weapons prohibition, despite US opposition. On Tuesday, a Hiroshima survivor and a survivor of nuclear testing made the humanitarian case.
The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists has announced important new additions to its leadership: Governing Board• Steve Ramsey, former Vice President of Corporate Environmental Programs at General Electric Board of Sponsors• George Church, Professor of Genetics at Harvard Medical School and Director of the Personal Genome Project• Eric Horvitz, Technical Fellow and Managing Director at … Continued
A compilation of quality nuclear policy news published on the Web, around the world. Iran Nuclear Deal Iran nuclear deal may ignite slow-motion Arab arms race IS THERE GOING TO BE A NUCLEAR ARMS RACE BECAUSE OF THE IRAN NUCLEAR DEAL? United States X-Energy Steps Into The Ring With Its Advanced Pebble Bed Modular Nuclear … Continued
Eminem once proclaimed himself the kind of guy who would “point a aerosol can up at the ozone layer.” Now, to make the Earth feel a little more… shady, Harvard University is doing something similar.
A compilation of quality nuclear policy news published on the Web, around the world. Iran Nuclear Deal Senators agree on Iran sanctions measure United States Ernest J. Moniz Named New CEO of NTI MOX contractor pens response to NNSA criticism Letter: Directing money to defense spending unwise Battle against Yucca Mountain nuclear waste dump is … Continued
Albert Einstein noted, “Mankind invented the atomic bomb, but no mouse would ever construct a mousetrap.” We humans have created the equivalent of a mousetrap for ourselves. And we’ve constructed tens of thousands of them over the seven decades of the Nuclear Age.
Efforts to establish a UN treaty prohibiting nuclear weapons are already having an effect, pressuring governments to explain why they’re sitting out negotiations.
A compilation of quality nuclear policy news published on the Web, around the world. Iran Nuclear Deal The Delusion of the Iran Nuclear Deal UN atomic chief: Iran inspections at risk without more money Congress, Trump need a united front to face down Iran The Curious Iranian Yellowcake Deal United States New Thinking on Nuclear … Continued
On March 27, 2017, a majority of the world’s nations will gather at the United Nations headquarters in New York City to begin historic negotiations on a treaty to ban nuclear weapons. Almost half a century has passed since governments concluded the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT), a “landmark international treaty whose objective is to prevent … Continued
One national security consultant called President Trump’s plans “a budget in search of a strategy.”
A compilation of quality nuclear policy news published on the Web, around the world. Iran Nuclear Deal White House Adviser Says Will Honor Iran Nuclear Deal, Ensure Iran Complies United States Donald Trump’s administration to review decades-old US aim of world without nuclear weapons U.S. General Urges Nuclear Upgrade as Russia Grows ‘More Aggressive’ Is … Continued