nuclear war http://wamc.org en Hooman Majd - The paradoxes and conflicts of modern Iran http://wamc.org/post/hooman-majd-paradoxes-and-conflicts-modern-iran <p>In 2002, President George W. Bush coined the phrase ‘Axis of Evil’ in reference to nations he believed were actively building nuclear weapons for use against the United States and its allies.<br><br>More than 10 years later, the nuclear capabilities of one of those countries, the Islamic Republic of Iran, remains a top issue in the U.S. and beyond.</p> Sun, 14 Apr 2013 16:00:00 +0000 62122 at http://wamc.org Hooman Majd - The paradoxes and conflicts of modern Iran "Five Myths about Nuclear Weapons" by Ward Wilson http://wamc.org/post/five-myths-about-nuclear-weapons-ward-wilson <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.rethinkingnuclearweapons.org">Ward Wilson</a> is a senior fellow at the Center for Nonproliferation Studies of the Monterey Institute of International Studies. He has spoken before governments and at think tanks and universities on the issue of Nuclear Weapons.</p><p> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 14:35:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 56693 at http://wamc.org "Five Myths about Nuclear Weapons" by Ward Wilson Physicians Group Issues New Warning On Nuclear War http://wamc.org/post/physicians-group-issues-new-warning-nuclear-war <p>At a recent gathering of Nobel Laureates in Chicago, a report was released detailing the danger facing the world from a limited nuclear war between India and Pakistan.&nbsp; The author of the report is a western Massachusetts physician. Dr. Ira Helfand,&nbsp; vice president of <a href="http://www.ippnw.org/">International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War</a>, spoke with WAMC&rsquo;s Pioneer Valley Bureau Chief Paul Tuthill.</p> Tue, 01 May 2012 16:50:00 +0000 Paul Tuthill 38006 at http://wamc.org Physicians Group Issues New Warning On Nuclear War