Letters: Oct. 2, 1964

The Nuclear Issue

Sir: So immune have the members of this affluent society become to the nuclear concept that in recent years, the danger of a holocaust has turned into a comfortable, abstract improbability. Your cover article [Sept. 25] may awaken the minds of those who have let partisanship rise above an awesome problem. The nuclear issue has turned into a maze of contradictions and evasions, thanks to those who have thrown it where it should have never been in the first place: in politics.

HENRI SHREM

Elmhurst, N.Y.

Sir: Your diagram of tactical nuclear...

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