Nuclear Proliferation

How Nuclear Power Powers the Bomb – IPPNW Germany Report

How Nuclear Power Powers the Bomb – IPPNW Germany Report

Written jointly by Dr. Angelika Claussen, Dr. Alex Rosen, and Dr. Frank Boulton, Medact UK, this report goes beyond succinctly compiling all the arguments and facts highlighting the inextricable links between nuclear weapons and the ‘civil’ nuclear industry, it also underlines the serious proliferation concerns regarding the Small Modular Reactors(SMRs),Read More

Remapping Revisionism: Japan’s Nuclear Ambiguity

Remapping Revisionism: Japan’s Nuclear Ambiguity

Remapping Revisionism: Japan’s Nuclear Ambiguity by Yuki Natsui A Japanese version of this article can be found here (日本語版).  Introduction This essay provides an overview of the historical attempts to revise the Constitution of Japan (promulgated in November 1946) and the issues that have been present in the resurgent anti-war movementRead More

Exporting Disaster: The Cost of Selling CANDU Reactors

Exporting Disaster: The Cost of Selling CANDU Reactors

On March 14th, 2016, Greenpeace India called for a probe by independent experts into all aging heavy water reactors in the country, claiming the country’s nuclear regulator has failed to ascertain the reason behind the recent incident at Kakrapar Atomic Power Station in Gujarat, which happened, ironically, exactly five yearsRead More

Axiomatizing the Atom: Implications for US-Japan Relations

Axiomatizing the Atom: Implications for US-Japan Relations

Axiomatizing the Atom: Implications for US-Japan Relations by Yuki Natsui February 17, 2016 on Dianuke.org, published previously by the author at: http://unificity.blogspot.jp/ 日本語版 (A Japanese summary of this article is available at this link):「原子の公理化: 日米関係の裏の意味」 This article can be republished with proper credit and citation of the author and Dianuke.org. DoRead More