Presidential budgets are meant to send a message to Congress and the American people about the nation’s priorities, and Trump’s message is clear: More money for weapons of mass destruction at the expense of education, diplomacy, public health, human needs and the environment.
WASHINGTON DC -- Moments ago, Reuters reported on an exclusive interview with Donald Trump in which the President announced that he does not support the New START Treaty with Russia and that he plans to
This week, Global Zero, the international movement for the elimination of nuclear weapons, released a sobering new report projecting 22 million American fatalities following a surprise U.S. nuclear attack on Russia.
Moments ago, Reuters reported that in a phone call between Russian and U.S. Presidents Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump, Trump rejected the possibility of extending the New START Treaty and derided the nuclear arms control agreement as favoring Russia.
Moments ago, the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists moved the infamous Doomsday Clock 30 seconds closer to midnight, marking the increased likelihood of global catastrophe. The Doomsday Clock now stands at 2-and-a-half minutes to midnight. This is the closest the world has been to the brink, according to the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, since the United States and the Soviet Union tested hydrogen bombs in 1953.
WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-Los Angeles County) and Senator Ed Markey (D-Massachusetts) reintroduced the Restricting First Use of Nuclear Weapons Act to Congress.