Month: February 2018

Nuclear False Alarm Shows Why State Politics Are Not Enough

For 38 minutes on January 13, residents of Hawaii were forced to confront the possibility that they might become the first casualties of a nuclear attack on the United States. Though it turned out to be a result of human error, the incident has highlighted the many ways the United States is unprepared for the… Read more »

Moments of Change

Activists around the country are standing up in their communities.

Trump Puts Us at Two Minutes to Midnight

The last time the Doomsday Clock was this close to midnight, the U.S. and Soviet Union had just tested their first hydrogen bombs.