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Joseph Gerson

Joseph Gerson

Joseph Gerson is President of the Campaign for Peace, Disarmaent and Common Security, Co-founder of the Committee for a SANE U.S. China Policy and Vice President of the International Peace Bureau. His books include Empire and the Bomb, and With Hiroshima Eyes.

Articles by this author

 

Biden's Nuclear Weapons Commitments: Dangerous Continuities

Tragically, despite widespread high hopes for change, in the existential realm of potentially omnicidal nuclear war preparations, the Biden administration has signaled more continuity than change.

Joseph Gerson ·


Taiwan: A War That Must Never Be Fought

First Donald Trump and now Joe Biden have been playing with fire when it comes to policy with China.

Joseph Gerson ·


Biden in Europe: To Contain China, Restructuring the Global Disorder

A new and global Cold War with China is among the last things that humanity needs.

Joseph Gerson ·


Biden Dangerously Accelerating the New Cold War with China

Despite our differences with China—some of them profound—we would do well to prioritize pursuing mutually beneficial diplomacy and building collaborations to address the existential threats to survival over preparing for catastrophic war with the Middle Kingdom.

Joseph Gerson ·


The New Cold War U.S.-Japanese Summit: Containing China and Reinforcing Hegemony

The existential truth is that the U.S. and China are caught in the Thucydides Trap, the historic pattern of inevitable tension between rising and declining powers that have too often climaxed in catastrophic war.

Joseph Gerson ·



Was Trump Hoping for a Coup?

There remain 13 potentially dangerous days before Biden is inaugurated.

Joseph Gerson ·


Our Real Security: Preventing a New Cold War with China

Pressing for peaceful resolution of U.S.-China tensions in ways that provide mutual benefit for both sides and other Asia-Pacific nations needs to become a peace movement priority.

Joseph Gerson ·

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