Obama and nukes
Is the president's call for a nuclear weapon-free world naive? Are there some countries that should always maintain an arsenal of nuclear weapons? Gabriel Schoenfeld and Andrew Grotto debate the future of U.S. policy on nuclear proliferation.
April 23, 2009
Today's topic: Has the strategy to stop the spread of nuclear weapons through the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty -- in which existing nuclear powers can keep but reduce their arsenals while other nations are barred from developing bombs -- been effective? How should the U.S. and its allies distinguish between stable countries worthy of developing peacetime nuclear energy and regimes such as Iran?
April 22, 2009
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