Franklin C. Miller
Sep 19, 2020
Sole Purpose: A Policy Without a Purpose
Ambassador Steve Pifer, a former colleague in government and now a research fellow at Stanford’s Center for International Security and Cooperation, has just written an article...
Sep 18, 2020
After 20 Years, Let the NNSA Stand on Its Own
On September 17th, the Senate Armed Services Committee held a hearing on the current partnership between the Departments of Defense and Energy concerning the U.S. nuclear...
Sep 1, 2020
Congress Should Fund the Second FY 21 Virginia-Class SSN
The Pentagon’s decision earlier this year to drop the second Virginia-class nuclear-powered attack submarine (SSN) from its Fiscal Year (FY) 2021 budget request fails...
Jun 1, 2020
Never Let a Good Crisis Go to Waste
"Never Let A Good Crisis Go to Waste," a phrase popularized by Rahm Emanuel, has been embraced fully by the Washington-centric U.S. disarmament community during the COVID-19...
May 12, 2020
Moving Forward With the W93 SLBM Warhead Strengthens U.S. and British Security
In his 2009 Prague speech, President Obama declared that "As long as [nuclear]weapons exist, the United States will maintain a safe, secure and effective arsenal to deter any...
Mar 31, 2020
Full Speed Ahead With Navy Prompt Strike
Last week’s news1 that the Navy had successfully conducted a test of the common hypersonic glide body (C-HGB) is most welcome. This program, acknowledged by the...
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