When India and Pakistan conducted their nuclear tests in 1998, even those of us who condemned them balked at the hypocrisy of Western nuclear powers.
"... Come my friends,
'tis not too late to seek
a newer world, ..."
The offspring of the Manhattan Project are circling back toward Manhattan.
The news that the Pentagon had secret contingency plans to fight terrorism with nuclear weapons has the marks not of considered military doctrine but rather of an infantile tantrum born of the Bu