What Would Gandhi Say? GSI Newsletter, Fall 2014

Events, reports, and analysis      Mahatma Gandhi at the United Nationsphoto credit: Michael Greene    A Message from the President On September 26, 2014, the United Nations commemorated the […]

GSI eAlert: Articles of Interest

Recently, several members of GSI’s leadership have been in the media: Middle Powers Initiative Chairman Emeritus Douglas Roche, O.C., published an op/ed in Embassy magazine calling on Canada and other […]

Wisdom or Fatal Folly

by Jonathan Granoff and Rhianna Tyson Kreger Huffington Post March 15, 2011   As the health impact of smoking became better known to Americans, the practice eventually diminished. The cigarette […]

Japan needs to loosen the US nuclear leash

Asahi Shimbun Hiromichi Umebayashi April 20, 2010   The greatest achievement of the investigation into “secret pacts” between Japan and the United States was a clear recognition that there was […]

Japan ready for ‘no nukes’

The Japan Times by Shingo Fukuyama and MPI Steering Committee member Hiromichi Umebayashi August 25, 2009   As the Obama administration contemplates major reductions to its nuclear arsenal, Japan’s commitment […]

Japan’s Mistake at the NSG

Far Eastern Economic Review Kono Taro, PNND Council January 2009 Every year, Japan submits a resolution on nuclear disarmament to the United Nations General Assembly. This year was no different; […]