About Sean Varner

Sean Varner is a former student fellow with the Institute for Faith and Freedom (formerly the Center for Vision and Values) at Grove City College and a current graduate student at Missouri State University’s Department of Defense and Strategic Studies in Fairfax, VA.

One-Sided Arms Control

President Obama signed the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (START) in Prague on April 8—and did so to global accolades. It was the culmination of years of negotiations and a major triumph to finally achieve agreement with Moscow. Unfortunately, President … Continue reading

New Life for the CTBT

Guest Commentary The Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty (CTBT), an agreement which would ban all nuclear tests, may soon be revived from its purgatory in the Senate. It was signed by President Clinton in 1996 and rejected by the Senate in … Continue reading

A Nuclear Japan?

Guest Commentary Sixty-four years ago this month, the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were devastated by the first and only wartime use of nuclear weapons. The death toll totaled approximately 200,000. The shock of the unprecedented destructiveness of the … Continue reading

A Nuclear Japan?

Sixty-four years ago this month, the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were devastated by the first and only wartime use of nuclear weapons. The death toll totaled approximately 200,000. The shock of the unprecedented destructiveness of the weapon, combined … Continue reading