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Which is more useless? Missile defense or total surveillance?
Mandela's first visit to the U.S. in 1990s revealed how much America had yet to learn about the anti-apartheid leader who had captured the nation's imagination.
A new IPS report addresses the potential risks of spent nuclear fuel storage at the San Onofre Nuclear Station (SONGS).
Fear? A simple need for speed? Or something else?
The National Nuclear Security Administration's new Stockpile Stewardship and Management Plan is as grandiose as it is unconscionable.
It regained prominence with the release of the 2011 film "Of Gods and Men."
President Obama moves in the right direction on carbon emissions and Keystone XL pipeline, but disappoints on the promotion of fracking, says Daphne Wysham.
Is Pakistan a country that might, as opposed to the United States, actually find tactical nuclear weapons useful?
The former East Germany's Stasi used similar justifications as the U.S. for total surveillance.
Growing Apart: A Political History of American Inequality, a new publication of Inequality.org by Colin Gordon, dives deeply into history, explores current events, and examines the root causes of inequality.