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Donald Trump Is a Walking, Talking Argument for the Elimination of Nuclear Weapons

Paste Magazine
July 5, 2017
By Stephen Markley

In January, mere days after Donald Trumpís inauguration, Democratic representatives Ted Lieu of California and Ed Markey of Massachusetts introduced a bill limiting the authority of the president to launch a nuclear first strike without a declaration of war by congress. Here was a situation that not even Jon Von Neumann and the brains at the RAND Corporation could concoct back in the nuclear brinksmanship heyday of the 1950s and Ď60s: what if a cognitively unfit game show host was elected president?
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