Clock Ticking On Benefits Deadline For Uranium Workers

By Kathy Helms, Multicultural Alliance for a Safe Environment. -

Churchrock – Larry King, president of Churchrock Chapter and a former uranium worker, doesn’t stand a snowball’s chance in the melting Arctic of receiving federal benefits afforded sick Navajos [...]

The Radioactive Underbelly Of The Oilfield

By Justin Nobel, Drilled News. -

In towns and cities across northern Appalachia industrial and manufacturing jobs have emptied out and men and women hungry for work have been drawn by the beckoning call of the oil and gas [...]

Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Nearly ‘Ended The Japanese State’

By Mohamed Elmaazi, Sputnik News. -

What happened at Fukushima Japan 10 years ago, on March 11th, was one of the very worst nuclear power catastrophes in history that was caused when a 9.0 earthquake generated a 45-foot-tall [...]

Marshall Islanders Remember ‘Castle Bravo’ Nuclear Bomb

By Helen Jaccard, Popular Resistance. -

Hawaii - Marshall Islanders living on O'ahu joined members of Veterans For Peace, Hawai'i Peace & Justice and Refuse Fascism on Monday, March 1st at Magic Island in Honolulu to remember the 1954 [...]

Making Waves: The Rebirth Of The Golden Rule

By Labrats, Beyond Nuclear. -

The Golden Rule is a project of Veterans For Peace. They aim to advance Veterans For Peace opposition to nuclear weapons and war, and to do so in a dramatic fashion. They have recovered and [...]

How We Got The Bikini And Learned To Hate The Bomb

By Gerry Condon, Popular Resistance. -

On March 1, 1954, the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission and the Department of Defense exploded a huge thermonuclear bomb on Bikini Atoll in the Marshall Islands, where they had been testing bombs [...]

Fishermen Oppose ‘Catastrophic’ Release Of Fukushima Water To Ocean

By Reuters. -

Tokyo - Japanese fish industry representatives on Thursday urged the government not to allow the release at sea of tonnes of contaminated water from the Fukushima nuclear plant, saying it would [...]

Atomic Bomb Survivors Transformed Our Understanding Of Radiation’s Impacts

By Dennis Normile, Science Magazine. -

Hiroshima, Japan - Kunihiko Iida wants the world to know that the atomic bombs the United States dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki 75 years ago next month are still claiming lives and causing [...]

Cyprus Launches Cell Phone & Wireless Radiation Awareness Campaign

By Staff, Ehtrust.org -

Cyprus has launched an awareness campaign to educate the public on how to reduce wireless radiation exposures.  The campaign includes large scale signs on pubic buses with the slogan “Don’t [...]

Fukushima Plant Releasing 770,000 Tons Radioactive Water Into Ocean

By Dahr Jamail, www.truthout.org -

By Dahr Jamail for TruthOut. When Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant suffered a triple-core meltdown in March 2011 as the result of devastating earthquake, most people had no idea this was [...]

California Court Upholds Berkeley Cellphone Warning

By Derrick Broze, www.activistpost.com -

By Derrick Broze for Activist Post - On Friday, a Ninth Circuit panel of judges ruled in favor of a Berkeley, California law which requires retailers to display warnings about the possibility of [...]

Residents In St Louis Dying In Record Numbers From WWII Radiation

By Matt Young, www.news.com.au -

By Matt Young for News - For decades, both former and current residents from approximately 90 municipalities in the Missouri city were diagnosed with a long list of life-threatening illnesses, [...]

Fukushima Radiation: Thyroid Cancer Rises Among Children

By Elizabeth Shim, www.upi.com -

By Elizabeth Shim for UPI - TOKYO, Oct. 8 (UPI) -- Fukushima radiation has been linked to a surge in thyroid cancer among children near the disaster area, and radiation woes have reach South [...]

NYC Using Military X-Ray Vans To Spy On People

By Conor Friedersdorf, www.theatlantic.com -

By Conor Friederdorf for The Atlantic - Dystopian truth is stranger than dystopian fiction. In New York City, the police now maintain an unknown number of military-grade vans outfitted with X-ray [...]

Nuclear Power’s Insanities: Taxpayer-Guaranteed

By The Nader Page, www.blog.nader.org -

The Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) – the corporate lobbyist in Washington, D.C. for the disintegrating atomic power industry – doesn’t have to worry about repercussions from the negative impacts [...]

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