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Nuclear Disarmament

Letters to the Editor: November 2022

Send us a letter, email, or tweet, or post on our Facebook page. Weapons of Mass Dysfunction In “The Case for Nuclear Disarmament” (July/August 2022), Paul Webster makes a compelling argument for Canada to do more on nuclear disarmament. However, for Canada to be seen as an honest actor, it…
bubmag
October 24, 2022
Nuclear Disarmament

Government doubles down on AUKUS plan

Australia has reaffirmed its commitment to nuclear disarmament at an international non-proliferation conference amid concerns about its submarine plans. Australia has doubled down on its plan to acquire nuclear powered submarines from either the United States or Britain. Assistant trade minister Tim Ayres has told an international nuclear non-proliferation conference…
bubmag
August 2, 2022
Nuclear Disarmament

Africa: Nuclear Disarmament: What the World can Learn from Africa

On 22 January 2021, the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (the Ban Treaty) entered into force. Under the Ban Treaty, states are prohibited from ‘developing, testing, producing, manufacturing, acquiring, possessing, or stockpiling nuclear weapons or other nuclear explosive devices’. The Ban Treaty is a culmination of decades-long…
bubmag
September 3, 2021
Nuclear Disarmament

The Book That Stopped an Outbreak of Nuclear War

It is very likely that no work of popular history has ever informed an American president’s actions in a crisis as much as The Guns of August did in the fall of 1962. Published that spring, Barbara W. Tuchman’s account of the outbreak of World War I made a lasting impression…
bubmag
April 16, 2021
Nuclear Disarmament

DePaul presents inaugural Berrigan-McAlister award to nuclear disarmament activists

Free film 5/4 and award presentation 5/5 6:30PM CT CHICAGO — DePaul University has established the Berrigan-McAlister Award, to be given annually to a person or organization whose active Christian nonviolence-—like that practiced by Fr. Daniel Berrigan, SJ, Phillip Berrigan, and Elizabeth McAlister—resists injustice, transforms conflict, fosters reconciliation, and seeks…
bubmag
March 29, 2021