4 Lessons For Climate Organizers From Anti-Nuclear Movement

By Will Lawrence, www.wagingnonviolence.org -

By Will Lawrence for Waging Nonviolence - I’m imagining an American social movement that defeats a dangerous form of energy through mass organizing, legal appeals and nonviolent direct action. In [...]

Jeremy Corbyn Joins Thousands In U.K. Anti-Nuclear Weapons Rally

By Roisin Davis, www.truthdig.com -

By Roisin Davis for Truth Dig - In what’s being hailed as Britain’s biggest anti-nuclear weapons rally in a generation, tens of thousands demonstrated on London’s streets Saturday to protest the [...]

White House Peace Vigil Will Keep Going, Activist Vows

By John Zangas, www.dcmediagroup.us -

By John Zangas for DC Media Group - The future of the longest-running peace protest in the U.S. recently came into question when its co-founder, Concepcion Picciotto, passed away on January 25. [...]

Activist Who Held Vigil Outside White House For Decades, Dies

By Caitlin Gibson, www.washingtonpost.com -

By Caitlin Gibson for The Washington Post - Concepcion Picciotto, the protester who maintained a peace vigil outside the White House for more than three decades, a demonstration widely considered [...]

Eleven Arrested Stretching Yellow Caution Tape

By Seth Harrison, www.nukeresister.org -

By Seth Harrison for The Nuclear Resister - Eleven anti-nuclear activists were arrested on charges of disorderly conduct after stretching yellow caution tape across the main entrance of New [...]

Atomic Reactor Restarted In Japan, Despite Public Opposition

By Beyond Nuclear, www.beyondnuclear.org -

By Beyond Nuclear - A 30-year old nuclear reactor in Sendai, in southwestern Japan, began powering up on August 11, amid much controversy, local active volcanoes and nationwide, and even [...]

Mass Bike Ride On 70th Anniversary of Nagasaki & Hiroshima Bombings

By John Zangas, www.dcmediagroup.us -

By John Zangas in DC Media Group - Former CIA agent Valerie Plame Wilson was among over 300 who met at the White House on Sunday, August 9, to embark on a bike ride around Washington, DC, exactly [...]

What Would A Nuclear Blast Look Like In Washington, DC?

By Staff, Global Zero, www.globalzero.org -

By Staff for Global Zero, Join Global Zero on the 70th anniversary of the atomic bombings of Japan as we cycle what would be the edge of a “small” nuclear blast in downtown D.C. and call on [...]

Released From Prison, Anti-Nuclear Activist Nun Speaks Out

By Lisa De Bode, www.america.aljazeera.com -

Megan Rice, an 85-year-old nun who broke into the Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, in 2012, along with fellow anti-nuclear activists Michael Walli and Gregory Boertje-Obed, [...]

16,000 Demonstrators Rally Against Restarting Japan Nuke Plant

By France24, www.france24.com -

Some 16,000 people rallied Tuesday in the Japanese capital against the government's plan to restart nuclear reactors, more than three years after the Fukushima disaster, Jiji Press said. It [...]

Nuclear Plant Depresses Property Values

By Chris Burrell, www.enterprisenews.com -

PLYMOUTH – Encouraged by a decision in the Massachusetts Land Court, anti-nuclear activists are forging ahead with a lawsuit, arguing that the Pilgrim nuclear station in Plymouth and its storage [...]

Peace Activists Roll Out Enormous Pink Scarves

By Creative Resistance, www.creativeresistance.org -

This article is from our associated project, CreativeResistance.org. Protesters (Wool Against Weapons, Action AWE) have unveiled a seven-mile “peace scarf” as part of a protest in Berkshire [...]

Anti-Nuclear Activists Say MUSIC NOT M.A.D.NESS

By Creative Resistance, www.creativeresistance.org -

A Washington State group of anti-nuclear activists will host a weekend event commemorating the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, culminating in a direct action at the largest operational [...]

Annual Hiroshima Day Sackcloth And Ashes Ritual In Los Alamos

By Staff, www.facebook.com -

The Annual Hiroshima Day Sackcloth and Ashes Peace Vigil at Los Alamos National Laboratory, Aug 2nd, 2104. Participants are wearing some of the the oldest symbols of protest: sackcloth and [...]

UK Parliament Seeks Whistleblower Mordechai Vanunu

By Eileen Fleming, www.thearabdailynews.com -

Over 50 UK Parliamentarians and Amnesty International have invited Israel’s Nuclear whistleblower to join a panel of prominent speakers in London on 17 June to discuss the protection of [...]