https://beyondnuclearinternational.org/2019/08/04/a-winnable-nuclear-war/ This article describes how, under Republican Presidents and leadership by hawksh(like John Bolton), the US has continued to think the supposedly unthinkable including destruction of cities. Be clear, these new useable warheads, supposedly small in size are indeed small in comparison to the huge megabombs … [Read more...] about Pentagon Planning re: winnable nuclear war
From noon to 1:15 RawTools and Friends and The Colorado Coalition will maintain a presence at the Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum to commemorate the Atomic Bombing of Hiroshima, August 6, 1945 (8:15 AM) by the United States Army Airforce B-29 Enola Gay. It flattened the city immediately killing tens of thousands of civilians (80,000+) and irradiating thousands more who died … [Read more...] about Hiroshima Day August 6 Colorado Springs
July 26, 2019 Judith Mohling Are You Investing in Nukes? Building nuclear weapons is a hugely lucrative industry. Nuclear weapons are produced by corporations—Boeing, Bechtel, Lockheed Martin, Honeywell, for example. They rake in enormous profits and are financed by our big financial institutions. Bank of America is one of the top ten US financial institutions that invest … [Read more...] about Are You Investing in Nukes?
Today is the 74th Anniversary of the first nuclear detonation--at Alamogordo NM. The result of the nearly 3 years and $2.5 Billion Manhattan Project, it influenced American decision makers at Potsdam. Secretary of War Stimson wrote in his diary on July 22, 1945. "...Now I know what happened to Truman yesterday. I couldn't understand it. When he got to the meeting after having … [Read more...] about Trinity Atomic Test
New Modes of Thinking By David Krieger|June 17, 2019 “The unleashed power of the atom has changed everything save our modes of thinking, and we thus drift toward unparalleled catastrophe.” ~Albert Einstein This is a prescient warning to humanity from the greatest scientist of the 20th century, the individual who conceived of the enormous power that could be released from the … [Read more...] about New Modes of Thinking