Banning nuclear weapons and unchaining from nuclear dependence

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Rebecca Johnson’s chapter on “Banning Nuclear Weapons: necessary and achievable (in our lifetimes) in World in Chains, edited by Angie Zelter, published by Luath Press, Edinburgh 2014. This book analyses the range of military, economic and political dependencies that chain the world to nuclear weapons, militarism and war. It then offers strategies for grassroots activism and government action to make changes to ban the weapons and halt the corruption, violence and conflicts. Rebecca Johnson’s chapter, written in 2012-13, provides an activist-oriented summary of the arguments underlying ICAN’s humanitarian strategies to create the conditions for multilateral negotiations to ban nuclear weapons.

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