Russia claims it has 40 million people participating in a civil defense drill this week.
When was the last time you even heard a U.S. politician or civilian administrator even mention "civil defense"?
Ever take the time to see how where you live stacks up in terms of nuclear targeting or fall out drift? A blog I've linked here shares some maps that, based on my recollections of Cold War literature, seem pretty accurate.
Anyone remember some of the classic old-school USA Civil Defense PSAs?