Arms Control

Paul Warnke: Prospects for Arms Control

Paul Warnke
1984

In this 1984 interview, attorney Paul Warnke joins U.C. Berkeley's Harry Kreisler and John Holdren for a discussion of the role of arms control in resolving the conflict between the U.S. and the Soviet Union.

http://globetrotter.berkeley.edu/conversations/Warnke/warnke-con0.html

Key Words: Arms Control, Nuclear Weapons, Soviet Union, Arms Race, RIP

Norman Cousins: The Quest for Peace

Norman Cousins
1984

In this 1984, distinguished writer and editor Norman Cousins joins Conversations host Harry Kreisler for a discussion of the dangers of the nuclear arms race and his role in mediating communications between Kennedy and Khruschev at the height of the Cold War.

Key Words: Writers, Arms Race, Peace Movements, Nuclear Weapons, U.S. Presidents, Arms Control, Editors, RIP

Herbert F. York: Reminiscences from a Career in Science, National Security, and the University

Herbert F. York
1988

UC Berkeley's Harry Kreisler interviews the Director of the Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation, Herbert F. York.

http://globetrotter.berkeley.edu/people/York/york88-con0.html

Key Words: Nuclear Weapons, Arms Control, National Laboratories, Scientists, Science and Public Policy, Science and Public Policy, RIP

Harold Smith: A Moment in Time: The Cooperative Threat Reduction Program and the End of the Cold War

Harold Smith
2017

Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes Harold Smith, Distinguished Scholar at the Institute of Governmental Studies at Berkeley. Reflecting on his odyssey from university professor to Washington where he served as defense consultant and assistant Secretary of Defense, Smith explains the what, how and why of the implementation of the Nunn Lugar Cooperative Threat Reduction (CTR) Program. He concludes with reflections on lessons learned and advice to students preparing for a future in defense and foreign policy careers.

Key Words: Arms Control, US-Russia Relations,...

Father J. Bryan Hehir: Ethics and Foreign Policy

Father J. Bryan Hehir
1987

Secretary of the Department of Social Development and World Peace of the U.S. Catholic Conference, Senior Research Scholar, Kennedy Institute of Ethics, Georgetown University.

http://globetrotter.berkeley.edu/conversations/Hehir/hehir-con0.html

Key Words: Religion, Nuclear Weapons, Peace Movements, Political Activism, Arms Control

Alexey G. Arbatov: Making Foreign Policy in a Democratic Russia

Alexey G. Arbatov
2003

On this edition of Conversations with History, UC Berkeley's Harry Kreisler talks with Alexei G. Arbatov, a leading figure in the Russian Duma, about the challenges of shaping Russian national security policy as deputy chairman of the parliament's defense committee. He also discusses the need for insuring world order through multilateral agreements and international institutions.

KEYWORDS: Russia, U.S.-Russia Relations.