by Beatrice Fihn, who is executive director of ICAN, winners of the 2017 Nobel Peace Prize. The opinions in this article belong to the author.
The world could only sit passively by this week as two men toyed with the fate of humanity, on the flawed assumption that Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un had our collective best interests at heart.
President Trump is showing us the dangers of placing our lives in the hands of a couple of fragile men. In this month alone, he has torpedoed the successful Iran nuclear deal and sunk our best hope of North Korea engaging in direct diplomacy as a means to denuclearize.