Category Archives: nuclear nonproliferation

Craptastical Thinking

Somewhere beyond magical thinking lies a special world of sheer idiocy compounded by crazy: The simmering strategic crisis between the United States and Pakistan exploded with full force on May 1, with the unilateral and unauthorized US commando raid alleged … Continue reading

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Republican Tea Codependency

The verification regime in Obama’s new START is better than Reagan’s. The treaty has the unconditional support of everyone in the defense establishment. It’s vital to a nonproliferation strategy to deal with rogue states. So why is John Kyl on … Continue reading

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Joe Lieberman Is A Cretin

The Connecticut Senator has adopted the neocon line on nuclear disarmament: Appearing on “Fox News Sunday,” the Connecticut Independent suggested that he himself would oppose ratification of the START II Treaty that Obama signed in Prague this past week, in … Continue reading

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Arms Control: “Breakthrough in Months”

Another one for the “just like Bush” folder! From the AFP: WASHINGTON — The United States and Russia have reached an “agreement in principle” to slash their nuclear weapons stockpiles, the first such pact in nearly two decades, the Wall … Continue reading

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Begging For Armageddon

I was catching up on the story of India’s terror alert when I spotted this buried far below the lede: The terror alert came just days after U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates warned that a syndicate of terror groups affiliated … Continue reading

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PCCF: Obama’s Pakistan Policy

Candidate Obama pledged to make nuclear security a key part of his foreign policy. President Obama made nuclear disarmament his central, long-term goal at the United Nations, promoting the security of nuclear weapons and materials. Now Seymour Hersh outlines the … Continue reading

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Obama’s Nuclear Option

It’s not just neocons who dislike Obama’s pursuit of a nuclear-free world. But it’s no accident that naysayers sound like neocons. From WSJ: Mr. Schlesinger makes the case for a strong U.S. deterrent. Yes, the Cold War has ended and, … Continue reading

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