Paul Craig Roberts: “Will Washington Kill Us All?”

Did you know that Washington keeps 450 nuclear ICBMs on “hair-trigger alert?" Washington thinks that this makes us “safe.” The reasoning, if it can be called reason, is that by being able to launch in a few minutes, no one will try to attack the US with nuclear weapons. US missiles are able to get on their way before the enemy’s missiles can reach the US to destroy ours. If this makes you feel safe, you need to read Eric Schlosser’s book, Command and Control. The trouble with hair-trigg...
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Obama Deal with Iran may Lead to Nuclear War

Senator Tom Cotton (R-AR) said that the current deal between the Obama administration and Iran could potentially lead to nuclear war, in an interview with The Atlantic. Cotton expressed grave concerns over the agreed upon framework for a nuclear nonproliferation deal with Iran, saying: “If we agreed to the kind of proposal the Obama administration has made, then military confrontation may be further off, but it might also be nuclear.” He believes that the proposal could actually empower Ira...
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