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What would happen if an 800-kiloton nuclear warhead detonated above midtown Manhattan?

What would happen if an 800-kiloton nuclear warhead detonated above midtown Manhattan?

Via fromwartopeace.com In light of the fact that President Obama is calling for funding and creating a new generation of U.S. Nuclear Weapons, it is appropriate that we examine just what a nuclear weapon would mean if it exploded over […]

Introduction : A Blueprint for Ending War

Introduction : A Blueprint for Ending War

(This is section 1 of the World Beyond War white paper A Global Security System: An Alternative to War. Continue to preceding | next section.) The main sections of A Global Security System: An Alternative to War are: * Why […]

ISIS Derangement Syndrome

Here’s Time Magazine‘s David von Drehle: “The greatest threat that ISIS poses — even to the poor souls living under ISIS rule — is the unintended damage that might follow from the effort to eradicate the group. . . . […]

Cuba, War, Peace, and Netanyahu

Spring Rising: March 2015

Skipping The Speech for All the Wrong Reasons

Skipping The Speech for All the Wrong Reasons

Don’t get me wrong, I’m glad to hear that Congress members will skip Netanyahu’s speech no matter what reason they offer. Here are some of them: It’s too close to Netanyahu’s election. (That doesn’t persuade me. If we had fair, […]

The True Nobel Candidates for the true Nobel Peace Prize 2015

Source: http://www.nobelwill.org/index.html?tab=7 The Norwegian Nobel Committee ignores the testament of Nobel. They claim that the “champions of peace” Nobel described in his will no longer exist. To end this charade we have seen no alternative to lifting the curtain of […]

CIA Evidence from Whistleblower Trial Could Tilt Iran Nuclear Talks

CIA Evidence from Whistleblower Trial Could Tilt Iran Nuclear Talks

By Norman Solomon A month after former CIA officer Jeffrey Sterling was convicted on nine felony counts with circumstantial metadata, the zealous prosecution is now having potentially major consequences — casting doubt on the credibility of claims by the U.S. government […]

Not a Bug Splat, Not Chattel

Not a Bug Splat, Not Chattel

U.S. drone “pilots” refer to people they burn to death in places like Pakistan as “bug splat” because they look like bugs being squished to death on the pilots’ video monitors and because it’s easier to murder bugs than humans. […]

Cuba Part I: From Revolution to Un-Normal Relations

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