Nuclear

U.S. Nuclear Modernization Has Pentagon Dreaming of a Winnable Nuclear War with Russia

Mainstream, Corporate Media in U.S. Yet to Cover Alarming Change in Nuclear Balance U.S. policy “creates exactly what one would expect to see, if a nuclear-armed state were planning to have the capacity to fight and win a nuclear war by disarming enemies with a surprise first strike” Asked in the June 2017 edition of…

Remember 3.11.11 – 6th Anniversary of the Ongoing Fukushima Nuclear Disaster

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FUKUSHIMA RESPONSE Media Contact: Linda Speel 707-765-0196 Remember 3.11.11 – the 6th Anniversary of the Fukushima Nuclear Disaster A Day of Remembrance in Solidarity & Sympathy for Japan (Petaluma 2/21/17)  Sonoma County residents are invited to a FREE public event on Saturday, March 11, 2017, to commemorate the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant disaster…

Time for a Renewed Anti-Nuclear Movement

A reader on nuclear weapons in the age of Trump. From the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists: A renewed mobilization to reduce the danger from nuclear weapons Read at the source. 14 NOVEMBER 2016 Frank von Hippel Program on Science and Global Security Princeton University A potential positive result from the election of Donald Trump…

Chomsky & Nader on Following the ISIS Playbook, Climate Change & the Risk of Nuclear War

Here’s one of the more fun, fascinating conversations we’ve heard in some time, between Ralph Nader and Noam Chomsky on the Ralph Nader Radio Hour on October 8. Click here to listen to the entire program. You may also download it to listen at your convenience. Among the commentary was this, from Chomsky, regarding our remarkable…

Nonproliferation Experts Call Iran Nuclear Deal a Strong, Longterm and Verifiable Agreement

Iran Nuclear Deal “A Net-Plus for International Nuclear Nonproliferation” For Immediate Release: August 18, 2015 Media Contacts: Daryl G. Kimball, executive director, 202-463-8270 ext. 107; Timothy Farnsworth, communications director, 202-463-8270 x110. (Washington, D.C.)—More than 70 of the world’s leading nuclear nonproliferation specialists issued a jointstatement outlining why the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) “is a strong,…

This Day in History: Silkwood v. Kerr-McGee Verdict

via Carl Bunin & PeaceButtons.info:   May 18, 1979 A jury in a federal court in Silkwood v. Kerr-McGee established a company’s responsibility for damage to the health of a worker in the nuclear industry. Karen Silkwood worked for the Kerr-McGee Nuclear Corporation at their Cimmaron, Texas, plant where plutonium was manufactured. Silkwood had become the first…