The United States invented nuclear weapons, operates the second largest nuclear force in the world and holds the dubious distinction of being the only country to use these weapons in combat. As a result, the U.S. has a special responsibility to lead the way in reducing its own nuclear weapons stockpile and calling for other nuclear armed nations to follow suite. Following is analysis and opinion from Ploughshares Fund staff, grantees and guests on the ongoing struggle to deal with nuclear weapons in the United States.
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Russian #nuke treaty violation: @cirincione and Laura Mladenka say don't scrap treaty, act like Reagan http://t.co/Zb18sodQBy — 4 hours 42 min ago
Obama admin: reduce nonprolif funds by $399 mil, $534 mil more for #nuke weapons. Should be the opposite...http://t.co/D0W3b89T08 — 5 hours 21 min ago
RT @StanfordSPICE: Philip Yun, the Executive Director & COO of @plough_shares at #HanaStanford discusses NK nuclear proliferation. http://t… — 1 day 1 hour ago