By Edward Hallett Carr
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What are the reasons which might, nevertheless, move Russia to agree to some effective method of control on the basis of the present negotiations? Such an agreement would greatly reduce the mounting tension in the world and improve our chances of avoiding war. In this sense at least it would serve the interests of Russia as well as the interests of the United States. Moreover, as long as the United States has a stockpile of atomic bombs and Russia has none, Russia cannot be certain that she will not be attacked and that the United States will not wage a preventive war, perhaps on the very issue of the control of atomic energy.
While Soviet-American relations deteriorated and the cold war intensified, Szilard offered several bold and innovative proposals that sought to provide new incentives for cooperation, new channels for productive communication between the two countries, and new techniques for finding areas of agreement. When anticommunist repression began in the United States, Szilard also spoke out in defense of academic and scientific freedom. Szilard remained active in the scientists' movement, particularly in the newly formed Emergency Committee of Atomic Scientists (ECAS), of which he was a trustee.
But biology, then lacking the kinds of guiding laws that moÂ < previous page < previous page page_xxxix page_1 next page > next page > Page 1 I CALLING FOR A CRUSADE Â < previous page < previous page page_1 page_3 next page > next page > Page 3 In the years between the passage of the Atomic Energy Act at the end of July 1946 and Truman's announcement of the Soviet nuclear explosion in September 1949, 1 Leo Szilard made extended efforts to educate the public on the full meaning of nuclear energy.