US nuclear primacy
TAP – To puncture this appalling complacency in the face of these risks, it would seem that a nuclear strike against the US would be needed to unwind this rush to nuclear lunacy. The fall-out from nuclear strikes alone could wipe out significant populations, and make lands uninhabitable for centuries, let alone the immediate effects of the strikes. The cockroaches don’t seems to be able to contemplate a world in which they are not supremely powerful. Dr Strangelove is where we are now.