Public Interest Report

Public Interest Report: June 2016

President’s Message: What Will the Next President’s Nuclear Policies Be? by Charles D. Ferguson The presidential candidates’ debates will soon occur, and the voters must know where the candidates…

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Public Interest Report: May 2016

President’s Message: Reinvention and Renewal by Charles D. Ferguson From its inception 70 years ago, the founders and members of the Federation of American Scientists were reinventing themselves.

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Public Interest Report: October 2015

Creating a Community for Global Security by Charles D. Ferguson The Iran Deal: A Pathway for North Korea? by Manit Shah and Jose Trevino The majority of all…

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Public Interest Report: February 2015

Seeking China-U.S. Strategic Nuclear Stability by Charles D. Ferguson Can NFU be demonstrated? Some analysts have argued that China in its practice of keeping warheads de-mated or unattached from…

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Public Interest Report: November 2014

Energy Policy and National Security: The Need for a Nonpartisan Plan by Charles D. Ferguson Once the global decline starts to take effect, price shocks could devastate the world’s…

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Public Interest Report: August 2014

President’s Message: The Nuclear Guns of August by Charles D. Ferguson Today, the United States and other nuclear-armed states are not addressing the harder alternative of whether nuclear weapons…

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Public Interest Report: June 2014

A Scenario for Jihadist Nuclear Revenge by Edward A. Friedman and Roger K. Lewis When President Obama declared in 2009 that “nuclear terrorism is the most immediate and extreme…

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