Arms Control Association
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The Arms Control Association is a United States-based national nonpartisan-membership organization founded in 1971, with the self-stated mission of promoting public understanding of and support for effective arms control policies.
The group publishes the monthly magazine Arms Control Today. It contains topical news updates as well as extended, footnoted articles.
Through its public education and media programs, its blog, Arms Control Now, and its magazine, Arms Control Today (ACT), ACA provides policy-makers, the press and the interested public with information, analysis and commentary on arms control proposals, negotiations and agreements, and related national security issues.
Staff and funding
The Arms Control Association is supported by grants from the Ploughshares Fund, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, the Carnegie Corporation of New York, the Colombe Foundation, the New Land Foundation, the Prospect Hill Foundation], the Stewart R. Mott Foundation, and the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation. Its staff includes:
- Daryl Kimball – Executive Director
- Tom Z. Collina – Research Director
- Greg Thielmann – Senior Fellow
- Daniel Horner – Editor, ACT
- Arms Reduction Coalition
- Campaign Against Arms Trade
- Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation
- Council for a Livable World
- Control Arms Campaign
- Small arms proliferation
- "About the Arms Control Association | Arms Control Association". Armscontrol.org. Retrieved 2013-10-27.
- "Arms Control Today, October 2013 | Arms Control Association". Armscontrol.org. Retrieved 2013-10-27.
- "About the Arms Control Association". Arms Control Association. Retrieved 2013-10-27.