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Unformatted text preview: pariah state. Third, the Nuclear NonProliferation Treaty will cease to exist, and many of its 182 non-nuclear-weapon-country signatories will strive to acquire nuclear weapons as a deterrent to an attack by a nuclear nation. With no longer a taboo against the use of nuclear weapons, any regional conflict may go nuclear and expand into global nuclear war. Nuclear weapons are million-fold more powerful than any other weapon, and the existing nuclear arsenals can obliterate humanity many times over . In the past, global conflicts terminated when one side prevailed. In the next global conflict we will all be gone before anybody has prevailed. Impact Module: Climate Change Oil dependence is one of the largest sources of GHG emissions – time to act is now Lefton, Researcher for Progressive Media, January 13, 2010 [American Progress - Rebecca, “Oil Dependence is a Dangerous Habit,” Transportation%20Topic/Looked%20At/Oil%20Dependence%20Is%20a%20Dangerous %20Habit.webarchive, Accessed 6/9/12] SM Meanwhile, America’s voracio...
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