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A Time For Serious Thinking

A Time For Serious Thinking

Dear Friends, This is a time in which serious thinking is needed. Spectacle is interesting entertainment, but only for a short while. It is insufficient for responsible governance of international security issues. The recent G7 Summit, which brought allies to...

MLK Day: Gandhi and King

MLK Day: Gandhi and King

"Nothing so dramatically expresses the discordance between physical capacity and moral immaturity than a thermonuclear device." Martin Luther King, Jr. MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. succinctly described our current predicament posed by the threat to use nuclear...

Banning Nuclear Weapons – An Auspicious Start

Banning Nuclear Weapons – An Auspicious Start

By Sergio Duarte, former UN High Representative for Disarmament Affairs* Originally posted on IndepthNews.net NEW YORK (IDN) - Despite being shunned by the nine possessors of nuclear weapons and most of their allies, the first part of the negotiations mandated by the...

The 5th Prague Agenda Conference & the 2015 PNND Assembly

The 5th Prague Agenda Conference & the 2015 PNND Assembly

Since President Obama’s 2009 announcement of his long-term nuclear disarmament vision in Prague and the following signing of the 2010 US-Russia START Treaty, Prague has established itself as a venue for discussion and taking stock of issues related to nuclear...