NUCLEAR WEAPONS

In this photograph taken at sea on July 4, 2017, French president Emmanuel Macron (R) looks on as he stands with crew of the submarine 'Le Terrible' during a visit to the hospital of the vessel. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / Fred TANNEAU (Photo credit should read FRED TANNEAU/AFP/Getty Images)

French President Looks Like He's In An Action Movie, And People Are Really Excited

French President Emmanuel Macron spent his Tuesday on a nuclear submarine to remind the world of France's role in nuclear deterrence ― and ended up reminding the world of his similarity to James Bond....
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Why Hypocrisy Courses Through The Hiroshima Declaration

The Physicians for Social Responsibility, a public health group and recipient of the 1985 Nobel Peace Prize, estimates in a recent landmark study that 1.3 million people, overwhelmingly Muslim, have perished as a direct consequence of the US-led global war on terror. This figure, by the way, is a conservative guess and the real total could be 2 million or more. How many of these did nukes account for? Zero. Does Kerry's heart not sink when he reads stats like these?