Controlled by Wall Street, war profiteers, other corporate predators, Pentagon hawks and likeminded GOP extremists, businessman Trump transformed himself into a warrior leader—continuing naked aggression begun by Bush/Cheney and Obama, threatening war on North Korea and Iran.
Are Russia and China on his target list per orders from the nation’s deep state? Is nuclear war inevitable?
On the occasion of Sunday’s Oslo, Norway award ceremony, presenting the Nobel Peace Prize to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN), I was invited on India’s WION television.
I and other guests discussed the cutting edge issue of our time, WION asking “Are nuclear weapons dearer than peace?”
We all agreed on the danger these weapons pose. I disagreed with a view expressed that it’s unlikely they’ll be used.
I stressed how America poses a grave danger—the only nation ever to use nuclear weapons, twice gratuitously on Japan after the war in the Pacific was won, its overtures to surrender months earlier turned down by Franklin Roosevelt and Harry Truman.
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