Understanding some of the facts and figures associated with nuclear weapons, their history, and the arguments both for and against them, enables us to engage with policy-makers, academics and armchair generals who continue to claim that these weapons are a necessary evil.
What can we say when someone says:
How do we respond to claims that:
Disarmament can’t work
Our governments are already doing all they can to achieve disarmament
We can’t afford to lose all the jobs involved
These weapons will never be used, so don’t worry about them