Nuclear Reset: From Nuclear Threats to Nuclear Peace
March 28, 2023
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. EDT
Location: Off Campus Vincent P. Walter Room, Curley Hall, The Catholic University of America Map
How can we move from nuclear threats to more sustainable peace and nuclear arms control? Russian President Vladimir Putin threatens nuclear war and suspended Russian implementation of the New START treaty, the world’s last remaining nuclear arms control guardrails between the world’s two largest nuclear weapons arsenals. Five eminent scholars and practitioners—Ambassador James E. Goodby, Dr. Pierce Corden, Dr. Maryann Love, Dr. Bill Barbieri, and Dr. Richard Love—reflected on ways forward from current nuclear threats, drawing on their contributions to the newly released book Forbidden: Responding to Pope Francis’ Condemnation of Nuclear Weapons (2023).
This event was co-sponsored by Catholic University’s Institute of Policy Research and Catholic Studies, Georgetown University’s Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs, and the Catholic Peacebuilding Network.
More information on the event can be found on the Institute of Policy Research and Catholic Studies' event page.
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