Nuclear Weapon Ban Treaty Nearly Two-Thirds Of Way To Entry Into Force

By Tim Wright and Seth Shelden, Humanitariandisarmament.org -

At the United Nations last month, the prime minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan, alerted world leaders to a growing risk of nuclear war in Kashmir. “We are heading for a potential disaster of [...]

On The Enduring Significance Of Hiroshima

By Canadian Peace Congress, Popular Resistance. -

On August 6 and 9, 1945, the U.S. military bombed the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki with nuclear weapons. Over 200,000 people, mostly civilians, died instantly or later succumbed to burns, [...]

Risk Of Nuclear War Highest Since WWII

GENEVA - The risk of nuclear weapons being used is at its highest since World War Two, a senior U.N. security expert said on Tuesday, calling it an “urgent” issue that the world should take more [...]

Bus Ad Informs Residents Of Local Stockpiled Nuclear Weapons

By Ground Zero Center for Nonviolent Action, Popular Resistance. -

Seattle, Washington - On July 9, and continuing for four weeks, up to 39 Metro downtown buses will display the following paid advertisement: Puget Sound: Home to one-third of deployed U.S. [...]

More Than 40 Nations Sign Nuclear Ban Treaty in First Hour

By Staff, www.accuracy.org -

By The Institute for Public Accuracy. Reuters reports today: "Dozens of countries signed a treaty to ban nuclear weapons on Wednesdayamid tensions over North Korea’s nuclear and missile tests, [...]