Category: Neal Leavitt

POV: To Stop Bad Guys, Ratify the UN Arms Trade Treaty

January 14th, 2014 in 2014, BU Today, College of General Studies, Neal Leavitt, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors 0 comments

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By Neal Leavitt, College of General Studies

The world is awash in weapons. According to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), the United Nations has imposed arms embargoes that prohibit giving weapons to, or trading them with, several countries and groups…

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POV: Nuclear Armament Is a Lose/Lose

October 9th, 2013 in 2013, BU Today, College of General Studies, Neal Leavitt, Newsmakers, OP-EDs by BU Professors 0 comments

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By Neal Leavitt, College of General Studies

Amartya Sen is a Nobel Prize–winning economist and philosopher who is best known for his writings on famine and human development…

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