TITLE

Testing—What Does Kennedy Mean?

AUTHOR(S)
Newman, James R.
PUB. DATE
March 1962
SOURCE
New Republic;3/26/62, Vol. 146 Issue 13, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Opposes the arguments used by U.S. President John F. Kennedy in his March 2, 1962 speech defending resumption of nuclear weapon testing. Refutation of argument on the need to maintain an effective quantity and quality of nuclear weapons; Criticism on the philosophy of deterrence; Claim that the U.S. deterrence strategy has nothing to do with the Soviet Union's ability to attack the country; Effects of radioactive debris on the environment.
ACCESSION #
10023378

 

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