For most Americans, the emergence of a renewed nuclear arms race with Russia comes as a surprise.
The 2018 Nuclear Posture Review calls for "low-yield" bombs on submarine-launched ballistic missiles. One critic charges that these weapons give Trump "a kind of gateway drug for nuclear war."
The president's bombastic threats may portend a catastrophic attack that could affect the entire world.
If the candidate's foreign policy record is any guide, a Hillary Clinton presidency would perpetuate and bolster some of our most hateful national characteristics.