Confronting Nuclear Weapons: Lessons for Obama & Us

Room: 118
27.08.2010, Friday 15.15 - 16.45

Organizer: Prof. Lawrence Wittner, Prof. of History at the State University of New York/Albany

Speaker: Lawrence Wittner

This workshop will review aspects of the history of resistance to nuclear weapons with the goal of developing strategies to garner support for nuclear abolition.  It will focus particularly on public attitudes toward nuclear weapons from 1945 to the present and how these have affected arms control and disarmament policies