Lawrence Wittner

March 1, 2017

Why Should Trump – Or Anyone – Be Able to Launch a Nuclear War?

This article was originally published by History News Network. The accession of Donald Trump to the U.S. presidency brings us face-to-face with a question that many […]
January 19, 2017

A Peace Agenda for the New Administration

The looming advent of the Trump administration in Washington threatens to worsen an already deeply troubling international situation.  Bitter wars are raging, tens of millions of […]
November 3, 2016

Let’s Reduce the U.S. Nuclear Arsenal

At present, nuclear disarmament seems to have ground to a halt.  Nine nations have a total of approximately 15,500 nuclear warheads in their arsenals, including 7,300 […]
September 27, 2016

Where Is That Wasteful Government Spending?

In early September 2016, Donald Trump announced his plan for a vast expansion of the U.S. military, including 90,000 new soldiers for the Army, nearly 75 […]