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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Moving in the right direction. Estimated 1,000 less #nukes in the world. #OneIsTooMany http://t.co/ogMq3rHWF4 http://t.co/vAsn9ohguO — 1 day 4 hours ago
The US tried to make #nukes sexy during the testing era. They're not. http://t.co/3qGMAJh0B3 via @RYOTnews http://t.co/QkMrgOw5ZA — 2 days 4 hours ago
Proud to welcome @gaeltarleton & @dougmichelman to our board! http://t.co/paPDIgcpVZ — 2 days 8 hours ago
@Cirincione The SF office would like pictures of the Hawaiian shirts please.... — 2 days 9 hours ago