The Button

Tuesday 14th July 2020 - 18:00

The Button.
Join us on Tuesday, July 14 for a Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists Global Webinar featuring William J. Perry, former US Secretary of Defense and Chair of the Bulletin Board of Sponsors; Tom Collina, Policy Director, Ploughshares Fund; and led by Kennette Benedict, Senior Advisor to the Bulletin.
12 pm Central (N America), = 18.00 BST.

Two days before the 75th anniversary of Trinity, the first ever test of nuclear weapons, we will be discussing Perry and Collina’s new book The Button. Get a sneak peek preview at
As the authors make clear: “Unlike all other instruments of war, nuclear weapons are the president’s weapon.”

Former US Secretary of Defense William J. Perry is the Chair of the Bulletin’s Board of Sponsors. Tom Collina serves as policy director at the Ploughshares Fund. Kennette Benedict is a Senior Advisor to the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists.

This webinar is limited to 100 participants on a first come, first served basis, so please log on promptly at 12 pm central on July 14.
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Free: booking essential - Please book in advance
Category:Peace and international relations
Type:Talk or discussion