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On 65 Years of the Russel-Einstein Manifesto for a Nuclear-Free World

On 65 Years of the Russel-Einstein Manifesto for a Nuclear-Free World

Nuclear Disarmament July 9, 2020 at 7:03 pm 0 comments

Exactly 65 years later, their message is as relevant today as it was when it was issued. The scourge of weapons of mass destruction and war still threaten us; but the crises confronting humanity have multiplied exponentially in number, intensity, complexity and impact on human security. Infectious diseases, hunger and poverty, unemployment and inequality, financial instability and economic uncertainty, the retreat from democracy, the reversion to competitive nationalism, and the overarching threat of climate change loom larger than ever. They are magnified by the vacuum in global leadership and a loss of trust and confidence in national and international institutions.

The Russell-Einstein Manifesto

The Russell-Einstein Manifesto

Documents, Nuclear Disarmament July 24, 2011 at 2:27 am 2 comments

Issued in London, 9 July 1955   IN the tragic situation which confronts humanity, we feel that scientists should assemble in conference to appraise the perils that have arisen as a result of the development of weapons of mass destruction, and to discuss a resolution in the spirit of theRead More