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Gorgeous global march shows how to win the climate fight

Thursday, September 25th, 2014

Huge environmental action in New York teaches us that the answer to change lies with the grass roots. By Harvey Wasserman | The Rag Blog | September 22, 2014 NEW YORK — The massive People’s Climate March, the most hopeful, diverse, photogenic, energizing, and often hilarious march I’ve joined in 52 years of activism — […]


Nuclear Power Whistleblowers Charge Federal Regulators With Favoring Secrecy Over Safety

Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

Author of article is Tom Zeller Jr. Richard H. Perkins and Larry Criscione are precise and formal men with more than 20 years of combined government and military service. Perkins held posts at the Department of Energy and the National Nuclear Security Administration before joining the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Division of Risk Analysis in 2008. […]


Nuclear Nomads, Glow Boys, Atomic Gypsies, Gamma Sponges, Liquidators, Jumpers, and Bio-Robots: The Disposable Migrant Workers of the Nuclear Energy Industry

Monday, October 8th, 2012

By Eve Andrée Laramée A whole class of basically undocumented workers who travel the US, from plant to plant. When they exceed their RAD limit at one, they move on to another plant. A practice tacitly accepted by the industry. This has been going on as long as the nuclear industry. Warnings have been issued, […]


The Trouble with Mainstream Media

Monday, September 10th, 2012

It is not surprising that the mainstream media does not cover the nuclear issue fairly. In countries where the nuclear industry is owned by the government, then media coverage is carefully managed by the government – e.g China, France, Russia, USA In countries where the nuclear industry is owned by private corporations, then we find […]


Historic Decision – License Denied

Friday, August 31st, 2012

For only the second time in history a license has been denied for construction of a new reactor! “A three judge Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Atomic Safety and Licensing Board (ASLB) today denied a license for the proposed Calvert Cliffs-3 nuclear reactor on the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland.” Full article:  



Tuesday, August 14th, 2012

Our lives still hang by a Devil’s thread at Fukushima. The molten cores at Units 1, 2 & 3 have threatened all life on Earth. The flood of liquid radiation has poisoned the Pacific. Fukushima’s cesium and other airborne emissions have already dwarfed Three Mile Island, Chernobyl and all nuclear explosions including Hiroshima and Nagasaki. […]


Help Kimberly Roberson break the silence

Tuesday, July 17th, 2012

Please consider helping any way you can with this INDIEGOGO campaign. The goal is to raise money for promotion of this unique book. Silence Deafening, Fukushima Fallout …A Mother’s Response is an engaging book that explores the nuclear industry’s impact on human health, the environment, and how citizens will change the world. “Governments underestimate the […]


Are US citizens in Japan more valuable than ones in the US?

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2012

The US government told all US citizens within 50 miles of Fukushima to evacuate. However, in the US only a 10 mile evacuation zone and plan is required. Not only has population doubled in many cases since plans were made over 30 years ago, but the risks we face are much greater due to our […]


Putnam County, NY to distribute KI radiation pills

Monday, April 2nd, 2012

Residents who live within 10 miles of the Indian Point Power Plant will be given pills Details: The Putnam County Bureau of Emergency Services will distribute potassium chloride pills this month to residents of Philipstown, Putnam Valley and Carmel who live within a 10-mile radius of the Indian Point nuclear power plant. Pills will be […]


Indian Point Now: A Post-Fukushima Plea

Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

By Heidi Hutner; posted by the Planet Sphere …And it was from what the mothers told us of these children that it became recognized that the children who died of cancer-let’s say an early death from cancer, before the age of ten as it happened—had been twice as often x-rayed before they were born […]