J. Peter Scoblic
J. Peter Scoblic

J. Peter Scoblic, an International Security Program fellow at New America, is the author of U.S. vs. Them: Conservatism in the Age of Nuclear Terror.

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April 13 2017 5:45 AMThe Week the World Almost EndedIn 1983, the U.S. simulated a nuclear war with Russia—and narrowly avoided starting a real one. We might not be so lucky next time.