SEE THIS IMAGE: We’ve banned OTHER kinds of WMDs. Now let’s ban NUCLEAR weapons too.

People can indeed solve problems!

Do not get discouraged!

In recent decades we have banned SEVERAL KINDS of Weapons of Mass Destruction:

In 1972 the world banned BIOLOGICAL WEAPONS.

In 1993 the world banned CHEMICAL WEAPONS.

In 1997 the world banned LAND MINES.

In 2008 the world banned CLUSTER MUNITIONS.


Click this link to see the inspiring, persuasive image:

We banned OTHER KINDS of WMD. Now ban NUCLEAR weapons


The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) went into effect on January 22, 2021, for the nations that have ratified it.  Since then, more nations have ratified it.  By the date of its first anniversary of going into effect (January 22, 2022), 50 nations have ratified it.

For more information see the website of the excellent worldwide non-profit organization that has been promoting the Treaty.  Learn a lot from the website of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN) at













About GlenAnderson 1515 Articles
Since the late 1960s Glen Anderson has devoted his life to working as a volunteer for peace, nonviolence, social justice, and progressive political issues. He has worked through many existing organizations and started several. Over the years he has worked especially for such wide-ranging goals as making peace with Vietnam, eliminating nuclear weapons, converting from a military economy to a peacetime economy, abolishing the death penalty, promoting nonviolence at all levels throughout society, and helping people organize and strategize for grassroots movements to solve many kinds of problems. He writes, speaks, and conducts training workshops on a wide variety of topics. Since 1987 he has produced and hosted a one-hour cable TV interview program on many kinds of issues. Since 2017 he has blogged at He lives in Lacey near Olympia WA. You can reach him at (360) 491-9093