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James R. Schlesinger Professor of the Practice of Energy, National Security, and Foreign Policy


In their presidential contest, President George W. Bush and Senator John Kerry agreed that the most deadly danger facing the United States is the possibility that terrorists could obtain a nuclear bomb. Fortunately, if effective action is taken now, we have a good chance to prevent such a catastrophe from ever occurring.


Bunn, Matthew. "Preventing a Nuclear 9/11." How to Make America Safe: New Policies for National Security. Ed. Stephen Van Evera. Tobin Project, 2006.