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"Ensuring a Nuclear Nightmare Never Happens"

"Ensuring a Nuclear Nightmare Never Happens"

Op-Ed, The National Interest

June 11, 2014

Author: Matthew Bunn, Professor of Practice; Co-Principal Investigator, Project on Managing the Atom

Belfer Center Programs or Projects: International Security; Managing the Atom; Science, Technology, and Public Policy


Speaking at West Point last month, President Obama warned that “if nuclear materials are not secure, that poses a danger to American citizens.” Contrarily, recently proposed budget cuts could hamper work being done to ensure nuclear material never falls into the wrong hands. In his National Interest op-ed, Matthew Bunn makes the case that preventing nuclear danger should remain a top priority for Congress.


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Bunn, Matthew. "Ensuring a Nuclear Nightmare Never Happens." The National Interest, June 11, 2014.

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