CONTACT: Anna Schumann, Communications Director 202.543.4100 #2115 email@example.com (FEBRUARY 4 – WASHINGTON) February 5 marks the one-year countdown to the potential end of the last remaining treaty constraining the world’s two largest nuclear arsenals. The New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (New START) between the United States and Russia can easily be extended into 2026 if both parties agree, but […]
The Council joined more than 30 other organizations in urging Congress to repeal the 2002 Authorization for Use of Military Force in Iraq. The full text of the letter is below: January 27, 2020 Dear Members of Congress, It is now more clear than ever that, until it is repealed, the 2002 Authorization for […]
Executive Director John Tierney was a featured guest on the What Matters Most podcast discussing a variety of topics including waning interest in nuclear arms control, taking for granted the deals that have kept the world safe from nuclear war, the size of nuclear weapons compared to those used in Hiroshima and Nagasaki, the conflict […]
CONTACT: Rowan Humphries Communications Assistant firstname.lastname@example.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Executive Director John Tierney Urges Members of Congress to oppose FY2020 National Defense Authorization Act (December 10, 2019 – WASHINGTON) Former Congressman John Tierney, now Executive Director of Council for a Livable World, makes the following statement in regards to the final fiscal year 2020 National […]
Executive Director John Tierney was the featured guest on the Press The Button podcast, speaking about the National Defense Authorization Act, and challenging the idea that US national security depends on ever-increasing defense spending.