Category Archives: Nuclear Weapons

Time for a History Lesson? (Invoking Guernica)

by Joe Scarry The review in The New York Times compared the installation “Labyrinth: I Dreamt I Was Taller Than Jonathan Borofsky,” in the new show by Jim Shaw, to Picasso’s Guernica. (See “Jim Shaw at the New Museum: A … Continue reading

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CLUELESS IN LAS VEGAS: Hillary’s Nuclear Doctrine

by Joe Scarry   Democratic debate: October 13, 2015 Anderson Cooper (moderator), Hillary Clinton The text alert came in Tuesday night: “Hillary Clinton says the number one threat to the US is nuclear weapons.” AT LAST! I thought. The presidential … Continue reading

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Nov 21-23, 2015 in Hiroshima: World Nuclear Victims Forum — I’ll Be There

by Joe Scarry I’m excited to be preparing to attend the World Nuclear Victims Forum in Hiroshima in November. I’ll be using this space to share thoughts as the event approaches. As a start, I’m appending a list of my … Continue reading

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MEMORIAL DAY 2015: Can We Write Our Own Story?

By Joe Scarry In past years, I’ve reminded people that Memorial Day is a day, most of all, to renew our commitment to NOT waging war. In 2012, in particular, I was thinking about this in the wake of the … Continue reading

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IRAN NUKES DEAL: What Are They Trying to Tell Us?

April 3, 2015: Iran Nuclear Deal Reached By Joe Scarry, via Scarry Thoughts The headlines today are about the deal that has been reached with Iran on their nuclear program. Pundits will wear themselves out for days and weeks talking … Continue reading

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YES! to Scotland; No Place for Trident

by Joe Scarry Q: What’s the most important thing happening in global security in the next 12 months. A: The YES vote in Scotland. Okay, okay, don’t feel bad.  It was under my radar, too, at least until I attended … Continue reading

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The Cynical American Scapegoating of Korea as a Cover for Nuclear Terror

by Joe Scarry And they began to implore Him to leave their region.- from Mark 5:17 (the Gerasene demoniac) Barack Obama is in South Korea, as part of his Asia tour, and probably more than any part of his trip, … Continue reading

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