A New Nuclear Arms Race in Space?

The U.S. and China are developing a new type of nuclear weapon called a "hypersonic glide vehicle" (HGV). It is a smaller warhead mounted on a booster rocket that can be launched at up to 17,000 miles per hour, travel through the edge of space, and re-enter earth's atmosphere to be precision guided to its target. Unlike conventional nuclear weapons ballistic systems, in which the warhead travels only through the earth's atmosphere in the path of an arc, this HGV warhead rises almost vertically … [Read more...]

“The Doctrine of Imminence” Prevents Abolishing Guns

All of these wars, mass shootings and suicide bombers we learn about constantly in the news media causes me to think about my belief in world disarmament. I believe that before Jesus comes back, the world is going to disarm itself of not only all weapons of mass destruction, such as nuclear weapons, but all modern weapons as well, such as missiles, bombs, tanks, guns, etc. It will take quite some time to do and will require very sophisticated systems of survelliance. A nuclear war, perish the … [Read more...]

Someday, No More Guns

Wednesday, on April 17th, the U.S. Senate voted against a bill that would have imposed stronger gun control legislation. It lacked seven votes to pass. President Obama had done much campaigning strongly in favor of the bill. And recent polls had shown that most Americans favored the bill's increased gun control. It included stronger background checks, strengthening the 1994 Assault Weapons Ban, and reducing the number of bullets in magazine clips for automatic weapons.This American sentiment … [Read more...]


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