What is proliferation of nuclear weapons?

Answer Proliferation of nuclear weapons refers to the spread of nuclear weapons amongst different countries. First the U.S. had a nuclear bomb; then the Soviet Union had a nuclear bomb, followed by other ... Read More »

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Should the US abolish nuclear weapons?

No we shouldn't because without nuclear devices to protect the US from losing the Cold War, Russia will abliviate the US and North Korea would take advantage of this situation and will attack South... Read More »

Can the president launch nuclear weapons on his own?

Article One, Section Eight of the United States Constitution states only Congress has the power to declare war. Thus, the president may not act unilaterally; he must have the support of Congress. W... Read More »

Which branch of the US military can guard US nuclear weapons?

Actually all 3 major branches of the military ( Air Force, Army, Navy with Marines) have nuclear weapons. So it isn't depended upon which branch you are in but what your duties are.

How did concern over nuclear weapons influence Kennedy's foreign policy?

You can bring up the idea of the cold war and the fear of the spread of communist governments. The fear was that if governments that were hostile towards the United States obtained nuclear weapons ... Read More »