Nuclear Weapons Make Rulers of States That Possess Them Hitlers Waiting to Happen

Wellen, Russ
December 2011
Foreign Policy in Focus;12/27/2011, p2
The article discusses the report "The Diminishing Justice and Utility of Nuclear Deterrence," the contribution of George Perkovich of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace to Thinking About Strategy, A Tribute to Sir Michael Quinlan. The report focuses on Adolf Hitler's position as a driving force in the development of nuclear weapons. The article cites three of the justifications Hitler continues to provide.


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