nuclear war Archives - Liberal Resistance

Posts Tagged ‘nuclear war’

Russia’s View Of Nuclear War

Most Western countries like the United States and most of Europe traditionally have looked at nuclear war as an option of last resort.  These countries seem to have a better understand that nuclear war would be devastating and has the potential to end all human life on earth.  They also understand that millions if not…

Read More

Nuke Holocaust Coming

There’s a terrifying article on the Foreign Affairs site this month. In The Vanishing Nuclear Taboo? How Disarmament Fell Apart, Nina Tannenwald recounts the depressing story of how we went from a push toward total nuclear disarmament under Obama, to a rush to a new generation of ever more destructive nuclear weapons. Who is to…

Read More

Blundering Our Way To Hell

By Michael Jay Tucker So, I read something short but significant the other day. It was just a few lines, really. Not even a full paragraph. But powerful… and terrible… all the same. Something that hints at our destruction. The passage in question is from Steven Simon’s essay, “Powder Keg In Syria,” in the current…

Read More

GOPer Foretells “Biblical War” With N. Korea

Coming under the heading of Oh, Freaking Hell In A Handbasket… Senator James Risch (R-Idaho) has just said that any war with North Korea would be short but incredibly bloody. According to the Atlantic, the term he used was “mass casualties the likes of which the planet has never seen.” Okay, that’s pretty scary. What’s…

Read More