https://www.defensenews.com/smr/nuclear-triad/2018/02/21/hyten-us-nuclear-policy-must-deal-with-the-world-the-way-it-is/?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=ebb%2002.22.18&utm_term=Editorial%20-%20Early%20Bird%20Brief The above is a link to a statement made by a US General Officer about why the US must continue to indebt itself in Nuclear Weapons spending and … [Read more...] about Thus we have made the world, General
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The Nuclear Posture review is out in public and it moves US nuclear weapons from a strictly "deterrent" role (Don't you dare use yours or we will devastate you) to possible other roles. Throughout the first cold war deterrence was the only legal role of US WMD's and the American public as well as Congress was sold the massive nuclear arsenal on that premise. Together with the … [Read more...] about The Trump Era Nuclear Posture Review Read and be scared!
By JUDITH MOHLING “Betcha didn't know, Right here in Colorado, 49 nuclear missiles, Are ready to go!” Colorado Coalition for the Prevention of Nuclear War sidewalk chant. With all the Trump administration and Kim Jong-un talk today about nuclear warfare, it's appropriate to keep in mind that U.S. defense policy has long made Colorado and its neighbors potential targets … [Read more...] about Peace Train Aims at Purpose of Colorado Nukes
Gen. James Mattis Secretary of Defense 1000 Defense Pentagon Washington, DC 20301-1000 February 9, 2018 Dear Secretary Mattis, We were very pleased to learn of the postponement of the scheduled February 7 launch of a Minuteman III ICBM from Vandenberg Air Force Base. We urge you to act swiftly to postpone any additional nuclear-capable missile tests scheduled … [Read more...] about We signed on to this letter
Santa Fe, NM – Yesterday evening the Huffington Post posted a leaked draft of the Trump Administration’s Nuclear Posture Review (NPR). This review is the federal government’s highest unclassified nuclear weapons policy document, and the first since the Obama Administration’s April 2010 NPR. This Review begins with “[m]any hoped conditions had been set for deep reductions in … [Read more...] about Draft Nuclear Posture Review Degrades National Security