The Nuclear Age Is Already Over

Source: CounterPunch
by Winslow Myers

“Either nuclear weapons kill us or we move beyond them, soon. Via mass death or the building a new security system, the nuclear age is finished. The nuclear deterrence system that the world presently relies upon for its security is rotten, evil, completely unworkable, and obsolete. It is nuclear war waiting to happen, a war no one can or would win. But we remain ostriches with heads deep in sand, waiting passively for an inevitable holocaust apparently too big to prevent. Somebody somewhere on this small planet has got to begin the process of leading the way out of this morass …” (05/09/24)