The sin of silence

Röling, Bert V. A.
November 1980
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Nov1980, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p10
The article focuses on the issue of nuclear war and discusses the development of atomic weaponry. Further discussions on how countries, mainly the U.S. and Soviet Union started developing weapons of mass destruction are presented. It discusses the development of the arms control movement and the failure of the movement. Appeals are made to the smaller nations to unite and stand up for arms control negotiations. It stresses the role of Pugwash, the international conference that is held to address the matter and danger of nuclear warfare.


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