Nuclear Tests

Taking a Radioactive Bullet for the Team: How nuclear testing irradiates communities in the name of national security

Taking a Radioactive Bullet for the Team: How nuclear testing irradiates communities in the name of national security

Nuclear Disarmament, Nuclear Tests May 11, 2013 at 6:01 am 2 comments

Dr. Robert Jacobs Dr. Robert Jacobs, Hiroshima Peace Institute, Hiroshima City University Prof Jacobs can be contacted at jacobs@peace.hiroshima-cu.ac.jp, facebook.com/bo.jacobs, and twitter.com/bojacobs Previous articles by Prof Jacobs on DiaNuke.org: “You people who live near the Nevada Test Site are in a very real sense participants in the Nation’s atomic test program,”Read More

Pokharan: The End of Imagination [Arundhati Roy]

Pokharan: The End of Imagination [Arundhati Roy]

Nuclear Disarmament, Nuclear Tests May 10, 2013 at 11:04 pm 0 comments

The nuclear bomb is the most anti-democratic, anti-national, anti-human, outright evil thing that man has ever made. If you are religious, then remember that this bomb is Man’s challenge to God. It’s worded quite simply: We have the power to destroy everything that You have created. If you’re not religious, then look at it this way. This world of ours is four thousand, six hundred million years old.

Pokharan’s 15 Years: Have the Nuclear Weapons Worsened the Security Atmosphere?

Pokharan’s 15 Years: Have the Nuclear Weapons Worsened the Security Atmosphere?

It is time to reflect what have we achieved with our nuclear weapons. The security environment in South Asia has worsened. We are not safe from external or internal terrorist attacks.