How Nearly Everything in Dr Strangelove is True, and What We Need to Do About It – with Eric Schlosser

Details: The risks and consequences associated with nuclear weapons are much higher than previously acknowledged. Investigative journalist and author Eric Schlosser will describe some of the findings in his book Command and Control, which tells the story of Cold War ‘near-misses’ using exclusive and recently de-classified documents and interviews. Humanitarian disarmament expert Thomas Nash will outline the exciting international developments leading to a new treaty banning nuclear weapons.

Click here for more details Date and time: 6-7pm, Tuesday 25 November 2014 Venue:  UCL, Medical Sciences Building – Medical Sciences Lecture Theatre 131 A V Hill, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT (entrance from the end of Malet Place, opposite the Print Room Cafe) Booking: free entry but please reserve your seat by visiting eventbrite to avoid disappointment