Russ Wellen holds down the “Nukes and Other WMD’s” desk at the Faster Times, and writes “The Deproliferator” for Scholars & Rogues and other blogs. He is an advisor to the Madrona Institute and co-moderates Terralist.
Christianity was an equal-opportunity hater of both Muslims and Jews.
Yukio Amano is the anti-ElBaradei.
Led astray by conventional wisdom about Iran? We’re here to help.
A representative of the Institute for Science and International Security responds to one of our posts.
There’s never a shortage of misconceptions about Iran.
The first crusade not only condoned killing Muslims, it turned it into a virtue.
The Institute for Science and International Security, no friend to Iran, struggles with the Parchin clean-up story.
Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu’s threats toward Iran are becoming increasingly unveiled.
Are the chemical weapons that Syria possesses cause for intervention?
He continues to cater to Israel’s sensitivities, no matter how irrational.
Supreme Leader Khameini and Iran’s Foreign Minister Salehi say all the right things about nuclear weapons.
American officials believe that Iran would retaliate against the United States even if the U.S. doesn’t take part.
The problem with hyping national security threats is that it nudges greater threats such as global warming off the public’s radar screen.
What would be the benefits to Iran of developing nuclear weapons?
Optimism about U.S. budget cuts to nukes was soon overtaken by tension over Iran’s nuclear enrichment program and a fire on a Russian nuclear sub.
Is President Obama getting serious about nuclear disarmament again?
Nir Rosen’s reporting from Syria for alJazeera reveals the character of the opposition.
Tax cuts for the rich means less money for national security.
The United States may also be working to ensure Georgian President Saakashvili’s re-election.