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Nuclear Arms and Proliferation

Nuclear Arms and Proliferation news and analysis from The Nation

  • June 14, 2007

    The Spirit of June 12

    Twenty-five years after the largest antinuclear demonstration ever, the movement has dwindled. But the threat of mass destruction grows greater.

    Jonathan Schell

  • May 16, 2007

    Iran Nukes Call Bush’s Bluff

    Tehran's religious fanatics move closer to wreaking nuclear havoc, and what can Bush do about it? Nothing.

    Robert Scheer

  • October 11, 2006

    Shock Waves From Kilju

    A forgetful world was reminded this week that Kim Jong Il now holds in his hand the same pitiless weapon possessed by a growing number of nations.

    Jonathan Schell

  • October 11, 2006

    Just Blame Bill

    Instead of pursuing real diplomacy with North Korea, the Bush Administration chose a my-way-or-the-highway approach. Rather than face up to the mess they made, it's easier to blame Bill Clinton.

    Robert Scheer

  • October 10, 2006

    Gone Nuclear: How the World Lost Its Way

    As the world reacts to news of North Korea's underground nuclear test, a crucial anniversary is observed: Twenty years ago at the Reykjavik Summit, Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev outlined a vision for a non-nuclear world. What went wrong? In this Nation forum, four experts from the nonproliferation movement discuss how to put disarmament back on the world's agenda.

    Richard Falk, Mary Kaldor, Randall Caroline Forsberg and George Perkovich

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  • April 26, 2006

    Remembering Chernobyl

    Twenty years after the Chernobyl disaster, an area twice the size of Rhode Island is uninhabitable, yet a power-hungry world thirsts for nuclear energy.

    Adam Federman

  • April 19, 2006

    Bush Blunders Go Nuclear

    Bush's nutty nuclear braggadocio on Iran is a sign of weakness, not strength, proof that his five-year Administration is an abysmal failure.

    Robert Scheer

  • April 19, 2006

    Talking Points for a Nuclear Strike

    If the Bush Administration is serious about dropping an atomic bomb on Iran, it's really going to have to work on selling the concept.

    Nicholas von Hoffman

  • March 21, 2006

    Learning to Love the Bomb

    Could the world learn to live with a nuclear Iran? A new power equation of nuclear proliferation is emerging to challenge the Bush Administration's bluster on the subject.

    William Greider

  • March 18, 2006

    Ending Nonproliferation

    President Bush's dangerous deal to deliver nuclear technology to India is a significant breach of the nonproliferation treaty and will make nuclear war more likely.

    Michael T. Klare