Cuban Missile Crisis
In October 1962, the U.S. and Soviet Union brought the world to the brink of nuclear war during the thirteen days of the Cuban Missile Crisis. Today, we can look to the crisis as a prime example of the threat nuclear weapons pose to global security. Following is analysis and opinion from Ploughshares Fund staff, grantees and guests about the Cuban Missile Crisis.
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ICYMI: @cirincione talks to @carnegiecouncil on #irantalks http://t.co/HcTmiHWdJg — 7 hours 2 min ago
Obama admin trying to develop a new #nuke. http://t.co/TyYDSKGGo2 @ucsusa explains why that's a bad idea in @nationaljournal — 8 hours 6 min ago
People in Namibia are still dealing with problems from uranium mining for 1970s #nukes in US & UK http://t.co/i6VoguWxe8 — 9 hours 10 min ago