Twin inconvenient truths: nuclear arms and climate change by Charles Geisler, NCR Jan. 10, 2020
At a time when major nuclear arms’ treaties are being orphaned and climate disruption is ballooning, many are asking if there are connections between these twin threats to Creation. The answer is an obvious and uncomfortable yes.
Global nuclear peril has intensified in recent days, with Iran responding to Friday’s targeted killing of General Qassem Soleimani with an announcement that it would abandon limitations on enriching uranium. The move further erodes the 2015 nuclear deal involving six major powers that President Donald Trump unilaterally undercut with his May decision to withdraw from the agreement.