A Commonsense Policy for Avoiding a Disastrous Nuclear Decision: A Conversation with Admiral Sandy Winnefeld, USN, Ret., and Rachel Whitlark

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Monday November 18, 2019
      6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  • Location: Student Center Theater
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Contact

Chris McDermott

Research Associate

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Admiral Sandy Winnefeld and Dr. Rachel Whitlark will discuss “A Commonsense Policy for Avoiding a Disastrous Nuclear Decision.”

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  • James A. “Sandy” Winnefeld James A. “Sandy” Winnefeld
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  • Rachel Whitlark Rachel Whitlark
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  • Jenna Jordan Jenna Jordan
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Please join the Center for International Strategy, Technology, and Policy for a discussion with Admiral Sandy Winnefeld, USN, Retired, on his recent publication “A Commonsense Policy for Avoiding a Disastrous Nuclear Decision,” which advocates that the U.S. should respond to an enemy attack by moving to a decide-under-attack option. Joining Admiral Winnefeld is Rachel Whitlark, an assistant professor at the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs. Whitlark will provide remarks based on her recently published article “Should Presidential Command Over Nuclear Launch Have Limitations? In a Word, No.” The event will be moderated by Jenna Jordan, associate professor at the Sam Nunn School of International Affairs.

Link to Adm. Winnefeld’s article: A Commonsense Policy for Avoiding a Disastrous Nuclear Decision

Link to Whitlark’s article: Should Presidential Command Over Nuclear Launch Have Limitations? In a Word, No.

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In Campus Calendar
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Groups

Sam Nunn School of International Affairs, Center for International Strategy, Technology, and Policy (CISTP), Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts

Invited Audience
Faculty/Staff, Postdoc, Public, Graduate students, Undergraduate students
Categories
Seminar/Lecture/Colloquium
Keywords
War, deterrence, Nuclear war, international security, Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts; Sam Nunn School of International Affairs;
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  • Created By: jpalacios9
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  • Created On: Oct 31, 2019 - 9:57am
  • Last Updated: Nov 7, 2019 - 4:22pm