Month: January 2016

Turnback the Clock Thursday

In the larger reach of time, a flashback of a few decades doesn’t amount to much. It does amount to a glimpse of the capabilities — and dangers — of nuclear weapon modernization and rerun of atomic gamesmanship. BTW, add China as a MIRVer as the Atomic Clock is turned to Three Minutes to Midnight

William Perry: What Are the Odds?

Miscalculation, mistake, a cyber attack or provocation that spirals out of control… the reality of cold war-legacy systems with hair-trigger response imperatives… escalating political conflict and threats… the development and deployment of a next generation of tactical / strategic nuclear weapons, bombers, missiles, submarines… The 21st century scenario is delivering ominous nuclear odds