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Thomas J. Wright

Thomas J. Wright

Former Research Fellow, International Security Program, 2004-2007

 

 

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2007

May 2007

"What's at Stake in the American Empire Debate"

Journal Article, American Political Science Review, issue 2, volume 101

By Daniel H. Nexon and Thomas J. Wright, Former Research Fellow, International Security Program, 2004-2007

"Scholars of world politics enjoy well-developed theories of the consequences of unipolarity or hegemony, but have little to say about what happens when a state's foreign relations take on imperial properties...."

 

 

March 2, 2007

"Punishment to Fit the Nuclear Crime"

Op-Ed, Washington Post

By Anne-Marie Slaughter and Thomas J. Wright, Former Research Fellow, International Security Program, 2004-2007

"In addition to highlighting the dangers of this action, making nuclear transfer a crime against humanity would greatly expand opportunities for prosecution, denying national governments the ability to shelter these criminals."

 

2006

February 14, 2006

"Israel Not to Blame for Iran's Nuclear Blackmail"

Op-Ed, The Irish Times

By Thomas J. Wright, Former Research Fellow, International Security Program, 2004-2007

Iran's regime is extreme and has made repeated threats against Israel; there are good reasons to be concerned about its nuclear programme, writes Tom Wright.

 

2005

October 15, 2005

"Schelling Helped Stop the Cold War Turning Very Hot"

Op-Ed, The Irish Times

By Thomas J. Wright, Former Research Fellow, International Security Program, 2004-2007

"...the most important event of the 20th century was the one that did not happen — the cold war turning hot...."

 

 

August 3, 2005

"The Possibility of Armageddon"

Op-Ed, The Irish Times

By Thomas J. Wright, Former Research Fellow, International Security Program, 2004-2007

The legacy of Hiroshima: The bombing of Hiroshima 60 years ago accelerated the end of the second World War. But it also ushered in a new era in world history. Tom Wright explores how the nuclear bomb transformed military thinking with the advent of the terrifying strategic concept of Mutually Assured Destruction.

 

 

May 7, 2005

"Nuclear Pact in Real Trouble"

Op-Ed, The Irish Times

By Thomas J. Wright, Former Research Fellow, International Security Program, 2004-2007

Could the World Be on the Path to a New Nuclear Crisis?

 

 

March 20, 2005

"In the White House, People Power Trumps Terrorism"

Op-Ed, The Sunday Independent

By Thomas J. Wright, Former Research Fellow, International Security Program, 2004-2007

"FOR DECADES Sinn Fein had meticulously built a first rate organisation in the US. Last week, an amateur operation run on a shoestring and human spirit brought it crashing down...."

 

 

March 16, 2005

"For Our Benefit, for Our Values"

Magazine or Newspaper Article, Magill Magazine, Ireland's Leading Political and Cultural Monthly

By Thomas J. Wright, Former Research Fellow, International Security Program, 2004-2007

Thomas Wright argues that only America can give the world the leadership it needs.

 

2004

September 15, 2004

"America's Neoconservatives -- All Muscle, No History?"

Magazine or Newspaper Article, The Globalist

By Thomas J. Wright, Former Research Fellow, International Security Program, 2004-2007

Thomas Wright examines America’s ideological hawks and their post-Iraq future.

 

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