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Hugh Gusterson

Hugh Gusterson is Professor of International Affairs and Anthropology at The George Washington University and the author of People of the Bomb: Portraits of America's Nuclear Complex.

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What differentiates the crimes of a terrorist, hacker, or non-state actor from those of a president who launches a nuclear weapon?

Hugh Gusterson Elaine Scarry Jonathan King Bruce Ackerman Kennette Benedict Bruce Blair Sissela Bok Rosa Brooks John Burroughs Edward Markey Jim McGovern Zia Mian William Perry
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Bad intelligence and the loss of public trust.

Hugh Gusterson