As director of the Los Alamos National Laboratory, I had a front-row seat to the unfolding of the events that led to the collapse of the Soviet Union. From what I saw, President George H.W. Bush never got due credit for the steady hand on the tiller he provided during this tumultuous time.
In a few days, US President Donald Trump will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki. Media coverage will undoubtedly highlight Russian meddling in the 2016 US presidential election, but it would be remiss not to discuss the nuclear implications of the Trump-Putin summit as well. Kto vinovat? (Russian for “who is to blame?”) … Continued