Nuclear Weapons and Guns: Comrades in Arms

Wellen, Russ
March 2014
Foreign Policy in Focus;3/7/2014, p2
The article discusses the difficulty of enacting nuclear disarmament and gun control in the U.S. since nuclear-weapons advocates and pro-gun campaigners twist the law to their own ends in the form of treaties and the Constitution. It compares nuclear disarmament and gun control in the hope of deflecting nuclear weapons and guns to the same rail yard where they can finally be decommissioned. It calls for the rarest kind of courage in seeking to make the world safer for future generations.


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