WMD: A World Without Innocents

Sticks, stones, poison—guns, bombs, gas—nuclear, chemical, biological weapons—it seems mankind is never satisfied with the power of the weapons at hand.

China, Russia and the U.S. compete for the title of largest arms dealer in the world.

Statistics clearly show that when a nation’s identity and resources are consumed with making, storing and using increasingly sophisticated weaponry, all areas of society—education, environment, health—are neglected in favor of bigger, better, deadlier. (National Geographic)