Doug Shaw

Consultant, Nuclear Disarmament and Pentagon Spending


Doug has more than 20 years’ experience in nuclear arms control policy, research and analysis, including in the U.S. government, academia, non-profits, and the private sector.

Articles by Doug Shaw

Background Extending New START Protects the United States and Saves Billions 

Unless the U.S. and Russian governments agree to extend the New START treaty by Feb. 5, 2021, the last remaining limits on their nuclear weapons will expire. Dave Lawler of Axios reports “both sides have warned that without a deal, they're prepared for an arms race.”