Nuclear Arms and Proliferation

The Balkan DU Cover-Up The Balkan DU Cover-Up

Keeping the lid on the truth about Kosovo.

Mar 22, 2001 / Feature / Robert James Parsons

Bush’s Nuclear Revival Bush’s Nuclear Revival

George W. Bush's mid-February directive ordering the Pentagon to review and restructure the US nuclear arsenal is a wake-up call for supporters of arms control and disarmament....

Feb 23, 2001 / Editorial / William D. Hartung

DU in the Balkans DU in the Balkans

Like much of the Western involvement in the former Yugoslavia, the intense and often heated debate in NATO over the possible ill effects of depleted-uranium ammunition largely ign...

Jan 26, 2001 / Feature / Dusko Doder

Alan Cranston Alan Cranston

After retiring from the Senate in 1993, Alan Cranston, who died on New Year's Eve of the new millennium in the home of his son Kim, began a new career that was as important as th...

Jan 5, 2001 / Editorial / Jonathan Schell

Aid for Nuclear Workers Aid for Nuclear Workers

Madame Curie's denial of radiation dangers is emblematic of the legacy we now face as America's romance with the atom draws to a close.

Sep 25, 2000 / Editorial / Robert Alvarez

Insider Enrichment Insider Enrichment

When the Clinton Administration privatized the United States Enrichment Corporation (USEC) last year, critics warned that the new company would seek to back out of a historic but...

Nov 25, 1999 / Editorial / Ken Silverstein and Ian Urbina

Banning the Ban Banning the Ban

The Senate Republicans' shameful rejection of the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty was the work of a core of hard-line conservatives led by Senator Jesse Helms.

Oct 21, 1999 / Editorial / The Editors

The Unthinkable The Unthinkable

When the Republican majority in the Senate voted down the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty on October 13, President Clinton called their act "partisanship at its worst." The Washing...

Oct 21, 1999 / Editorial / Jonathan Schell

Block ‘Mobile Chernobyl’ Block ‘Mobile Chernobyl’

If the nuclear industry gets its way, thousands of tons of deadly radioactive waste will roll onto public roads and rail lines, bound for a geologically unstable storage site ...

Jan 21, 1999 / Editorial / Karen Charman

The Gift of Time The Gift of Time

The case for abolition of nuclear weapons.

Feb 2, 1998 / From the Archive / Jonathan Schell