- Read Naím, Illicit, from Chapter 3, "Small Arms and Loose Nukes," pages 48-58 (starting at "But if there is one iconic figure...").
- Optional: Read "Flying Anything to Anybody," an article about Victor Bout from The Economist.
- Read Zoellick, "Securing Development", up to p. 7. From "Principles in Practice" to the end is optional.
- Browse Anup Shah, Small Arms � They Cause 90% of Civilian Casualties.
- Find and summarize an article related to war, arms, or terrorism and preferably related to your country or region.