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Why stop with just one nuclear deal with Iran?

We are close to finalizing a deal preventing nuclear weapons in Iran. But let’s not stop with just this one agreement.

Let’s enter into what President Kennedy called a “peace race.” There are other steps needed to improve nuclear security in the Middle East and worldwide.

Read my full commentary at The Hill.

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Video: Dwight Eisenhower, The Chance for Peace

An excerpt from President Dwight Eisenhower’s Chance for Peace Speech in April, 1953. See the video on YouTube.

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Video: Dwight Eisenhower on Cost of Atomic Weapons

An excerpt from President Dwight Eisenhower’s Chance for Peace speech in April, 1953. See the video on YouTube.

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Video: Dwight Eisenhower on Nuclear War

President Dwight Eisenhower discussing nuclear warfare at a press conference in 1955. Watch the video at YouTube.

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Video: Ronald Reagan and Mikhail Gorbachev at the INF Treaty Signing

Video of the signing ceremony on December 8, 1987 for the INF Treaty reducing nuclear missiles. Watch on YouTube.

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Video: President Johnson announces China’s First Atomic Bomb Test

President  Lyndon B. Johnson announces China’s first atomic bomb test on October 16, 1964. See the video on YouTube.

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Video: Eisenhower’s Atoms for Peace Speech

Video excerpts of President Dwight Eisenhower’s Atoms for Peace Proposal in 1953. See the video on YouTube.

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