24 November 2020

Nuclear weapons are a disgrace to humanity. Banning them is the only way forward


Open this photo in gallery A mushroom cloud rises from a nuclear explosion at the Trinity Test Site near Alamagordo, N.M., on July 16, 1945. The Associated Press John Polanyi is a Nobel laureate at the University of Toronto who has written widely on the dangers of nuclear war. This piece was adapted from remarks given on Nov. 22 to the 2020 Canada-U.K. colloquium on nuclear energy. We know that the danger of nuclear war is real, and we should know that it is increasing. The increase stems from [...]