Ban Treaty

October 25, 2017

Nobel Peace Prize for ICAN’s Nuclear Weapon Ban Is Spot On

This article was originally published by The Hill. The 2017 Nobel Peace Prize does not go to a politician or political leader. In fact, it does […]
October 5, 2017

Rethinking the 3 Rs

Until quite recently, ‘the 3 Rs’ simply meant reading, ‘riting, and ‘rithmatic. One could very well get by with basic competencies in literacy and math. Yet […]
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 […]
July 21, 2017

Challenging Nuclearism: The Nuclear Ban Treaty Assessed

On 7 July 2017 122 countries at the UN voted to approve the text of a proposed international treaty entitled ‘Draft Treaty on the Prohibition of […]