Lawrence Wittner

September 22, 2017

A Negotiated Curbing of North Korea’s Nuclear Capabilities Is Good, But Not Good Enough

The North Korean government’s progress toward developing a long-range nuclear weapons capability, accompanied by bellicose pronouncements, has been alarming enough to spark worldwide public dismay and […]
August 29, 2017

Playing Nuclear “Chicken” With Our Lives

What kind of civilization have we developed when two mentally unstable national leaders, in an escalating confrontation with each other, threaten one another―and the world―with nuclear […]
June 12, 2017

National Illusions and Global Realities

This article was originally published by Huffington Post. For as long as they have existed, nations have clung to the illusion that their military strength guarantees […]
April 24, 2017

Why Is There So Little Popular Protest Against Today’s Threats of Nuclear War?

This article was originally published by LA Progressive. In recent weeks, the people of the world have been treated to yet another display of the kind […]