Decades after the end of the cold war, the drive to build nuclear weapons by some governments continues, energized in no small part by the policies of the U.S. government. The awful power of nuclear weapons indiscriminately threatens all people.
Interview: Diane Randall, general secretary of the Friends Committee on National Legislation, discusses restraining the US defense budget
There are cheaper and more effective ways to address the real security challenges America faces without escalating nuclear risks.
The TPNW is the first international treaty to comprehensively ban nuclear weapons.
The suffering and destruction and death that two nuclear bombs wrought in Hiroshima and Nagasaki are not mere history to be noted on a day or two in August, and then moved on from.
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