(March, 2011) In 1961, at the height of the Cold War, the US and the USSR negotiated the McCloy-Zorin Accords. These provided for an end to war: general and complete disarmament; all military forces, bases, stockpiles and weapons to be eliminated; and a UN Peace Force. (www.nucleardarkness.org/mccloyzorinaccordstext/ ) War is enormously profitable. But security through peace was possible then, and is necessary now. DID YOU KNOW? (April, 2011) On March 16th, Dr. Helen Caldicott wrote: “Nuclear power is not the answer to global warming; it is not clean; it is not green; it is not safe; and it is not renewable.” Nuclear reactors run the risk of poisoning our children by accident. But the nuclear bombs they make possible run the risk of poisoning the whole world– on purpose. The sun supplies ‘nuclear power’ we can live with.
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September 25, 2015