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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Director General of the @iaeaorg gave an excellent talk today on the challenges of verification in the #IranTalks http://t.co/jhWxOHhuWY — 15 hours 4 min ago
RT @Cirincione: Truly enjoyed speaking with @iaeaorg DG Amano today at @BrookingsInst. Now let's make this deal happen #IranTalks http://t… — 15 hours 13 min ago
RT @USCCB: Bishop Pates to Energy Secretary: Plan To Upgrade Nuclear Forces Undermines Quest for Disarmament http://t.co/8sfi8WhUTI — 1 day 12 hours ago