the bomb at 75: Lieutenant General Arlen "Dirk" Jameson on Leading Us Strategic Command and the Nitty-Gritty of Nuclear Planning

In this conversation, Lieutenant General Arlen “Dirk” Jameson expresses his strong opposition to the Trump administration’s current plans to spend $2 trillion on the modernization of the country’s nuclear arsenal. Having acted as the Deputy Commander-in-Chief of the US Strategic Command after three decades of service in the Air Force, Jameson is deeply familiar with the nitty-gritty of nuclear planning, as well as with the tangible threat of global annihilation.