The Nonproliferation Review

Event: Lessons Learned from Eliminating WMD

The Nonproliferation Review launched its newest volume: a special, double issue on eliminating weapons of mass destruction.

NPR Doreen and Jim McElvany Nonproliferation Challenge

2016 McElvany Challenge: How Do You Solve a Problem Like Proliferation?

Enter and help us find innovative ways to resolve today’s most urgent challenges relating to chemical, biological, nuclear, and radiological weapons.

The Nonproliferation Review

Participate in the 2014 McElvany Nonproliferation Challenge

A writing competition featuring an $8,000 grand prize.

Free Nonproliferation Review Article: Escape from Nuclear Deterrence

Lessons for Global Zero from the Strategic Defense Initiative.

Winners of the 2011 Doreen and Jim McElvany Challenge

Winners of the 2011 Doreen and Jim McElvany Challenge Competition

A Luncheon Briefing featured presentations by Nonproliferation Review authors John Krige and Lyndon Burford was held on June 21, 2012 in Washington, DC.

Winners of the 2009 Doreen and Jim McElvany Challenge

Winners of the 2009 Doreen and Jim McElvany Challenge Competition

Keynote Speaker Jon B. Wolfsthal Special Adviser to the Vice President for Nonproliferation and Nuclear Security and Director for Nonproliferation, National Security Council Please note that Mr. Wolfsthal’s remarks were off-the-record and cannot be quoted or published.   Anne Harrington de Santana University of Chicago “Nuclear Weapons as the Currency of Power: Deconstructing the Fetishism […]

Winners of the 2008 Doreen and Jim McElvany Challenge

Winners of the 2008 Doreen and Jim McElvany Challenge Competition

Keynote Speaker Representative Ellen Tauscher (D-CA) Chair, Strategic Forces Subcommittee, House Armed Services Committee   Ward Wilson (Grand Prize) “The Myth of Nuclear Deterrence“ Nuclear deterrence is sometimes treated as a known quantity—a definite thing that keeps us safe and ensures our security. It has also often been used as a justification for possessing nuclear […]

Space Weapons: Then and Now

Commentary based on the article Theresa Hitchens of the Center for Defense Information and Michael Katz-Hyman of The Henry L. Stimson Center.