Letters and Politics

Nuclear Capabilities And The Nixon Defense

On today’s show host Mitch Jeserich talks with Tom Collina, Director of Policy at Ploughshares Fund about the nuclear capabilities of both the US and North Korea.

 

The Ploughshares Fund is a public grant making foundaton that supports initiatives to prevent the spread nad use of nuclear, bilogical and chemical weapons and other weapons of war, and to prevent conflicts that could lead to the use of weapons of mass destruction.

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Then, he is in conversation with John W. Dean about his book: The Nixon Defense; What He Knew and When He Knew It. John W. Dean, was legal counsel to president Nixon during the Watergate scandal, and his Senate testimony helped lead to Nixon’s resignation. In 2006, he testified before the Senate Judiciary Committee investigating George W. Bush’s NSA warrant-less wiretap program.

 

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