Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I’m not sure about the universe! - Albert Einstein
[Paradigm Shift on 4zzz fm 102.1 Friday 19 Feb 2016]
There are nine countries with nuclear weapons: USA, China, Russia, France, India, Pakistan, Israel, North Korea, and the UK.
Andy and Ian discuss the movement to ban nuclear weapons. They play a 3CR Melbourne show about “The New Movement to Ban Nuclear Weapons”.
This is a crucial time in world affairs because of threats by Turkey and Saudi Arabia to escalate the war in Syria. Three states neighbouring Syria have access to nuclear weapons: Turkey, Russia and Israel not to mention nuclear states United States, Britain and France who have provided rebel groups with weapons to overthrow the Assad government in Syria.
Listen to the show at http://ondemand.4zzzfm.org.au/paradigm-shift/2016-02-19
“The New Movement to Ban Nuclear Weapons” was written and spoken by Tim Wright from ICAN — the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons. [Produced by Gem Romuld and Mat Kelly, and recorded in the studios of 3CR Radio. – See more at: http://www.3cr.org.au/radioactive/episode-201601301000/new-movement-ban-nuclear-weapons-2#sthash.tK0TtSJ3.dpuf%5D