Withdrawal from the Open Skies Treaty increases risk of nuclear war

by Nick Mele On May 21, 2020, the Trump Administration announced it will withdraw from the Open Skies Treaty. Open Skies allows member states to fly unarmed reconnaissance flights on short notice over any other signers territory. The basic concept of the treaty was first proposed by President Eisenhower in 1955; in 1989, President George … Continue reading Withdrawal from the Open Skies Treaty increases risk of nuclear war

PRESS RELEASE: Pledge to Protect Others initiated as response to new phase in pandemic

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The pledge articulates a responsible, compassionate counter-approach to efforts which stoke racism, threaten violence, foment division   Washington, D.C.—Individuals across the United States are signing a new pledge to take personal responsibility for protecting others as cities and states reopen despite widespread concerns about how to do so safely and responsibly during … Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: Pledge to Protect Others initiated as response to new phase in pandemic