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Security News and Views ~ February 2017 Edition

February 16, 2017

Here are this month's top 11 op-eds, news articles, and media hits to keep you informed about what's happening in the universe of nuclear disarmament.

Guest column by Lewis Patrie, MD, Western North Carolina PSR chapter board member
Asheville Citizen-Times, Feb 20

Nuclear Weapons Don't Belong in Anyone's Hands
Tim Wright, ICAN Asia-Pacific Director
The Nation
Feb 16

An open letter to Trump and Putin: The world needs Nuclear Zero
Open letter by David Krieger, Noam Chomsky, Jody Williams, Daniel Ellsberg, Medea Benjamin, Mairead Maguire.
The Hill
, Feb. 16

Guest opinion column by PSR Member Stephen Wall
Smoky Mountain News, North Carolina‚Äč, Feb 15

Nuclear Arms, in "Very Wrong Hands"
Two Letters to the Editor by PSR Security Committee co-chairs Ira Helfand and Bob Dodge
New York Times
, Feb. 13

In Memory of David Culp
David Culp, peace lobbyist extraordinaire, is sorely missed
The team at Friends Committee on National Legislation
, Feb 7

Take Nukes Off a Short Fuse
For the sake of the planet, the U.S. nuclear arsenal should not be on high alert
Scientific American Editors
, March 2017 issue

Can a treaty banning nuclear weapons speed their abolition?
BAS Development and Disarmament Roundtable (so far, 7 articles in this series)
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists,
Feb 7

Two Nobel Prize-winning nuclear experts explain the unlikely reasons why Trump could be our savior
In the department of ‘keep an open mind’
James Muller, MD and John Pastore, MD
Quartz Media
, Feb. 7

Iowa View: 'Resist' is the mantra of Trump's opposition
David Drake, D.O., PSR Board of Directors
Des Moines Register,
Feb 1

Dr. Strangelove Resurfaces
Prof. David Barash of PSR's Security Committee
History News Network
, Jan. 27

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