Envisioning a World Without Nuclear Weapons | Portside

January 22 marks the second anniversary of the UN Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons, a global lifeboat supported by 70% of the world’s countries.  Meanwhile, the US Department of Energy’s 2023 budget request for nuclear weapons’ upgrade is more than $21 billion and close to $8 billion for radioactive and chemical cleanup at nuclear weapon sites across the country.  Stack this up against the same department’s 2023 budget for energy efficiency and renewable energy – 

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