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Facing the Danger of Nuclear War Over Ukraine

History teaches us that catastrophe can happen, even if leaders don’t want it

Pro-Ukraine protest in London, Feb 27

At the most dangerous moment in global relations since the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis, when the US and the USSR stood at the brink of nuclear war and the US Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara left the White House one day literally “thinking that might be the…

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Micah Sifry

Micah Sifry

Co-founder Civic Hall. Publisher of The Connector newsletter (find it on Substack). Board member Consumer Reports, Public Lab.

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