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Sixty years ago this December, President Dwight D. Eisenhower turned a dangerous situation around. In an address to the U.N. General Assembly at the height of the Cold War, he made a commitment to the peaceful use of nuclear energy. That commitment is now being threatened: by activists who oppose building a storage depository for nuclear waste and by energy policies that favor any alternative to fossil fuels except a nuclear one.
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USU Jon M. Huntsman School of Business and Shughart, William F. II, "Atoms for Peace: Now what?" (2013). Jon M. Huntsman School of Business News Collection. 101.