Democrats Pounce McConnell for Mentioning Iran War Resolution, Military Force

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nv., advised lawmakers to be cautious about publicly discussing a possible war with Iran after Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., suggested the Senate should consider a resolution to would allow President Obama to use military force to prevent the Middle Eastern country from getting nuclear weapons. McConnell said publicly… Continue reading Democrats Pounce McConnell for Mentioning Iran War Resolution, Military Force

Disarmament & Nuclear Weapons

STATE OF AFFAIRS 01/27/11: Nuclear Zero, total worldwide disarmament, is a concept that reads like science fiction to most of us and yet, with accords like the Non-Proliferation Treaty, many governments seem to be trying for just that, albeit slowly. What developments lie ahead and how can citizens affect the pace of d├ętente? We sit down with David Cortright, author & Director of Policy Studies at Notre Dame’s Kroc Institute, to discuss the future of nuclear disarmament and the policies needed to reach zero.  Listen to the Show