While the peace sign started off as a symbol for nuclear disarmament and came to represent so much more, it was intersectional from the beginning.
Alfonso García Robles “Mankind is confronted with a choice: we must halt the arms race and proceed to disarmament or face annihilation” Known as “Mr. Disarmament,” Alfonso García Robles was a Nobel Peace Prize winner born in Zamora, Mexico. After the Cuban Missile Crisis, Robles focused his work as a lawyer and diplomat on making… Read more »
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On August 29, 2020, the United Nations will honor the 10th annual International Day Against Nuclear Tests (IDANT). This day of recognition was established in 2009 by resolution 64/35 of the United Nations General Assembly. The 10th commemoration of IDANT occurs only months before the 2020 elections in the United States, with many congressional seats… Read more »
We don’t often think of how life could change drastically, and how many things currently pose a threat to the routine we create for ourselves. This is why we need to eliminate nuclear weapons.
A flagship sign of compulsive online shopping is ‘buying things that I don’t need, or much more than I planned, even when I can’t afford it.’ This also fits the bill in describing America’s defense spending problem.