After North Korea fired an ICBM over Japan, South Korea has responded to the provocation by carrying out its own missile tests.
Imagine having minutes -- perhaps as few as six by the time the issue is brought to the president's attention -- to determine the fate of every living person on the planet.
I believe that we are now on the verge of a new nuclear arms race, and that we are drifting back to a Cold War mentality.
It was seventy years ago that human beings were first targeted with -- and annihilated by -- an atomic bomb.