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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RT @KingstonAReif: .@KelseyDav: Iran has had nuclear weapons capability since 2007. Can't bomb knowledge away. Can't sanction it away. #ACA… — 12 hours 1 min ago
RT @Cirincione: A pessimist turns optimistic -- Mark @FitzpatrickIISS: Rouhani is keen to strike a nuclear deal http://t.co/v2IAvuYRGG — 14 hours 3 sec ago
RT @mattduss: I mean, if you’ve got a better plan for dealing w/ Iran, let’s hear it. But “Let’s threaten more and they will crack” doesn’t… — 14 hours 28 sec ago