posted on: Thursday April 15, 2010
Joe Sirianni ’10 / Commentary Staff
Earlier this week, President Barack Obama held one of the largest assemblies of world leaders in American history. The agenda had only one topic: nuclear weapons. Recently, Secretary Robert Gates announced major changes to the United States’ stance on nuclear arms. Not only has the President ordered a drastic decrease in nuclear-weapons defense spending, but he has also made drastic modifications to U.S. nuclear posture.