Tutorials & Videos

Winners of the 2008 Doreen and Jim McElvany Nonproliferation Challenge Essay Contest

Videos of the Keynote Speaker, Representative Ellen Tauscher (D-CA), and the 2008 winners.

Laura Rockwood ABC Australia Photo

Laura Rockwood on Donald Trump, Proliferation of Fissile Material and Global Players in Nuclear Politics

Executive Director of VCDNP Laura Rockwood has a recently-increased presence in international media regarding modern nuclear politics.

Cyber Threats and Nuclear Weapons

Cyber Threats and Nuclear Weapons

Video Seminar with Dr. Andrew Futter is a Senior Lecturer (Associate Professor) in International Politics at the University of Leicester, UK, and a Visiting Scholar at CNS.

Erik Gartzke Nukes in Cyberspace

Nukes in (Cyber)space: The Hazards of Cross-Domain Deterrence

Seminar with Erik Gartzke, associate professor of Political Science at the University of California at San Diego.

Zian Liu Bioweapons for Dummies

Bioweapons… for Dummies? Evaluating the Threat of Rogue Biohacking

Video seminar with UC Berkley undergraduate Zian Liu, exploring the accessibility, ease of creation and use of biological weapons.

Brad Roberts US Nuclear Weapons

The Case for US Nuclear Weapons in the 21st Century

Seminar with Dr. Brad Roberts, Director of the Center for Global Security Research at LLNL on the future of nuclear weapons in international politics.

CIF Online Teachers Workshop

2015-16 CIF Online Teachers Workshop

The 2015-16 Critical Issues Forum Project started with an online teachers’ workshop.

Video: Russia, Ukraine, and the West: Causes and Consequences of the Current Conflict

Russia, Ukraine, and the West: Causes and Consequences of the Current Conflict

Video of a seminar with Matthew Rojansky on October 21, 2015.

Academician Alexei Arbatov

Arbatov Discusses Russian Military Intervention in Syria

Alexei Arbatov on the future of US-Russian relations in the aftermath of Russian military intervention in Syria.

Speaker: Tristan Volpe

The Goldilocks Principle of Cutting Nuclear Deals

Video of a seminar with Tristan Volpe.