Australia declares war on nuclear weapons
- US warhead production. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jan/Feb1988, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p2
Editorial. Discusses the growth of US atomic warhead production and the wall of secrecy which surrounds it. Introduces the special section in this issue which explores warhead production.
- Different agendas, styles shape SANE/Freeze. Ferguson, B. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Apr1988, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p26
Discusses the merger of SANE (The Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy) and the Freeze (Nuclear Weapons Freeze Campaign). The merger took place at the two organizations' first joint national conference in Cleveland, Ohio on Nov. 20-22, 1987. Joining two different organizational styles; Leaders of...
- US offers Palau dollars or democracy. // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Nov1988, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p31
Discusses Palau, a tiny island nation 500 miles directly east of the Philippines, with 15000 people on 188 square miles, which is appealing to US military strategists as they contemplate the uncertain future of strategic installations in the Philippines. The main problem is that Palau's...
- French finesse nuclear future. Barrillot, Bruno // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Sep1992, Vol. 48 Issue 7, p22
Considers the effects of incoming French Prime Minister Pierre Beregovoy's announcement that nuclear tests of France in the Pacific would be suspended for the year. Shock to the military; Statement issued by Adm. Jacques Lanxade; Effects on the opposition parties and the economy of French...
- Russia Ready for START III. Handler, Joshua // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jan/Feb1996, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p11
Reports on Russia's interest on the strategic reduction of nuclear weapons. Signing of the Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty II (START II) in 1993; President Boris Yeltsin's call for negotiations among the five nuclear powers; Reasons for a START III.
- Who's minding the store? Weisman, Jonathan // Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Jul/Aug1997, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p32
Focuses on the issues regarding nuclear weapons budget of United States as being tackled at the US Congress. Debate on the United States nuclear weapons policy; Significance of the Exon-Hatfield nuclear testing moratorium of 1992 on how the Congress has been truly engaged in US strategic...
- Why Clinton softens stance on nuclear testing ban. Grier, Peter // Christian Science Monitor;1/31/95, Vol. 87 Issue 45, p3
Analyzes the Clinton administration's concessions to key nuclear-related issues to win international support for an extension of the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty.
- Not preparing for nuclear war. Schorr, Daniel // Christian Science Monitor;12/12/97, Vol. 90 Issue 13, p19
Opinion. Comments on the directive from President Clinton to re-target the United States nuclear arsenal away from potential targets. The concept of brinksmanship; Why a nuclear war is not seen as winnable; The shift in emphasis from planning for a nuclear war to preventing one.
- No nukes is good nukes? Ten years after, kiwis soften stance. Cohen, David // Christian Science Monitor;6/17/97, Vol. 89 Issue 141, p7
Reports on the celebrations in 1997 of the tenth anniversary of New Zealand's antinuclear legislation. Details on the legislation; Description of the atmosphere in the country on approval of the legislation in 1987; Position of New Zealanders on the legislation.
- The dirt in nuclear-weapons cleanup budget. Gordon, Susan // Christian Science Monitor;8/1/96, Vol. 88 Issue 173, p19
Focuses on the amount needed by the United States to clean up the mess created by nuclear-weapons production during the Cold War. Cost of the cleanup of the environmental and waste-management problems created by the chemical extraction of plutonium fuel irradiated in nuclear reactors;...