Iran endorses nuclear EMP attack on United States

Paul Bedard The Washington Examiner 3/19/2015

Suspected for years of plotting to dismantle the U.S. electric grid, American officials have confirmed that Iranian military brass have endorsed a nuclear electromagnetic pulse explosion that would attack the country’s power system.

American defense experts made the discovery while translating a secret Iranian military handbook, raising new concerns […]

Our EMP vulnerability, China and the internet

Glenn Reynolds Instapundit 4/17/2011

CHINA’S Silent Cyber Takeover?

Posted 2:47 pm


DAVID BRIN: Our Worst Frailty: An Electro Magnetic “Hit.” “The EMP-vulnerability of our electric grid, our machines, transportation systems, tools, and homes is probably the most glaring ‘acute-impact’ threat on our horizon. . . . The best time to act on this was […]

‘First, they bring back duck and cover…’ more from Obama’s FCC

Glenn Reynolds Instapundit 2/7/2011

FIRST, THEY BRING BACK DUCK AND COVER. Now it’s this: FCC: Presidential emergency alerts to be tested.“The primary goal is to provide the President with a mechanism to communicate with the American public during times of national emergency.” So do they know something we don’t? They seem awfully interested in a […]