TRIDENT, the Dead Elephant in the Room

Trident_elephantFriday 14 June, 7:00 pm for 7:30, Unity House, Fennel Street Loughborough.

Discussion to be introduced by Mike Green

– Introduction, ie a brief history of the United Kingdom nuclear deterrent, which began in 1952, and has become linked to the U.S.A.

–  A consideration of the ‘M.A.D.’ doctrine of nuclear first-strike option (Mutual Assured Destruction) – which is the stated option of NATO

–  A  look at my recent correspondence with MP Nicky Morgan, delineating the Establishment ‘rationale’ for the continuation of the Trident system

– Distribution of A4 copies of an outline of the March 2013 World Conference in Oslo on the envisaged outcome of nuclear war, and realistic ways out of the nuclear arsenal impasse

– Review peaceful realistic options, e g those promulgated by Bruce Kent (recent visit to the area)

Advertisements
This entry was posted in Meetings and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

Comment on this article

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s