Massive Overkill Brought To You By The Nuclear-Industrial Complex

What can we expect from the Trump administration on the nuclear weapons front?

Cross-posted from TomDispatch.com.This piece has been updated and adapted from William D. Hartung’s “Nuclear Politics” in Sleepwalking to Armageddon: The Threat of Nuclear Annihilation, edited by Helen Caldicott and just published by the New Press.Until recently, few of us woke up worrying about the threat of nuclear war. Such dangers seemed like Cold War relics, associated with outmoded practices like building fallout shelters and “duck and cover” drills.But give Donald Trump credit.  When i...