Interesting Articles

15 November 2017: CommonSpace opinion article explains how the nuclear ban treaty can encourage divestment from nuclear weapons producing companies.

12 November 2017: the Sunday Herald reports on the UK government’s censorship of official warnings about the safety of the Trident nuclear weapons system based on the Clyde.

8 November 2017: Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon signs pledge to support the nuclear ban treaty, saying “We will never accept that a limit should be placed on the contribution Scotland can make to building a better world. Strong voices for peace and justice are needed now more than ever.”

3 November 2017: The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists reports that the US will spend $1.74 trillion over three decades on its nuclear weapons “modernisation” programme.