This Week’s Featured Interview:
- The Nobel Peace Prize announcement from Oslo, Norway, and press conference interview with Beatrice Fihn, Executive Director of ICAN – International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons.
- Straight talk on North Korea from Bob Alvarez, a senior scholar at the Institute for Policy Studies, who served as a senior policy advisor to the Secretary and Deputy Assistant Secretary for National Security and the Environment during the Clinton administration, 1993-1999. One of the few Americans who actually visited a North Korean nuclear facility, he understands the politics, pressures and which way lies madness.
Numnutz of the Week (for Outstanding Nuclear Boneheadedness):
That danged human error launched a torpedo into a UK nuclear dockyard! All the nuclear “safeguards” in the world won’t add up to much against the actions of a Darwin-adjacent nominee.
The Missing Link:
- Boeing’s Santa Susana Field Laboratory “clean-up” – comments needed to California Department of Toxic Substances Control: SSFL.DTSC.commentinput.com
- Coalition Against Nukes calling for ACTION on the proposed House and Senate bills: Restrict First Use of Nuclear Weapons Act of 2017. Calls needed to your Senators and Congressional Representatives needed to support taking first-strike capability out of the hands of the President without a Congressional declaration of war.