Tuesday, March 28, 2017

USA: Bringing a Trumpian Posture to the Nuclear Ban Talks. (Bankruptcy.)

The US made quite a show of protesting the nuclear ban talks that started this week at the United Nations.

People are sharing memes like the ones below to help publicize the bankruptcy of the US position. (LOTS more via these #nuclearban activists on Twitter.)


These diplomats say NO to banning #nuclearweapons.
Whose side are they on?
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I've been following the US arguments against #nuclearban closely ...
the picture is beginning to come into focus ...
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Trump diplomatic team tries out explanations for
USA no-show at UN #nuclearban talks
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US: "Time is not right" to ban nuclear arms
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Excuse me? Did @nikkihaley REALLY say
"For those who don't have our backs, we're taking names." ???
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Reasons to support the UN?
Exhibit #1: #nuclearban
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(You can read more about the US protest here: "United States and Allies Protest U.N. Talks to Ban Nuclear Weapons" )

Related posts:

"Deterrence": As a strategy, it makes about as much sense as "proliferation"

A DEAL'S A DEAL! (What part of "nuclear disarmament" doesn't the US understand?)

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