How We Win on Climate Change

By: Monday September 29, 2014 7:05 pm

Okay, so we had this historic march a little while ago. It was….

…joyous, beautiful, exhilarating, inspiring, life-confirming…and in many ways turning point.

 

The Prosecution of Environmental Activists: District Attorney Sam Sutter Sets Bold Example for Other Prosecutors

By: Thursday September 11, 2014 10:05 am

When Bristol County District Attorney Sam Sutter surprised two environmental activists and reduced all criminal charges against them to civil infractions, it was an unusual and rare example of a prosecutor exercising his conscience and using prosecutorial discretion while still upholding the rule of law. And it led activists to praise him for his courage as someone who had linked his office to the need for leadership and action on climate change.

The NY Times Pens an “Epitaph” for Nuke Power

By: Sunday May 4, 2014 3:27 pm

In support of the dying nuclear power industry, the New York Times Editorial Board has penned an inadvertent epitaph.

Documents Say Navy Knew Fukushima Dangerously Contaminated the USS Reagan

By: Wednesday February 26, 2014 3:30 pm

A stunning new report indicates the U.S. Navy knew that sailors from the nuclear-powered USS Ronald Reagan took major radiation hits from the Fukushima atomic power plant after its meltdowns and explosions nearly three years ago.

Obama’s Nuke-Powered Drone Strike on Fiscal Sanity

By: Thursday February 20, 2014 6:30 pm

So the “all the above” energy strategy now deems we dump another $6.5 billion in bogus loan guarantees down the atomic drain. Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz has announced finalization of hotly contested taxpayer handouts for the two Vogtle reactors being built in Georgia. Another $1.8 billion waits to be pulled out of your pocket and poured down the radioactive sink hole.

A nuke-powered drone strike on fiscal sanity.

So Long, Pete & Toshi Seeger, It’s Been Amazingly Great to Know You

By: Tuesday January 28, 2014 11:18 am

Toshi and Pete Seeger defy description except through the sheer joy and honor it was to know them, however briefly.

Japan’s Deadly New ‘Fukushima Fascism’

By: Wednesday December 11, 2013 6:25 pm

Fukushima continues to spew out radiation. The quantities seem to be rising, as do the impacts.

The site has been infiltrated by organized crime. There are horrifying signs of ecological disaster in the Pacific and human health impacts in the U.S.

But within Japan, a new State Secrets Act makes such talk punishable by up to ten years in prison.

Interim Nuclear Deal With Iran Does Not Isolate Israel Nor Signal a Shift by the United States

By: Monday November 25, 2013 1:00 pm

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called the deal a “historic mistake.” was seized upon as evidence that this must be bad for Israel. Netanyahu also said, “This accord must bring about one outcome: the dismantling of Iran’s military nuclear capability,” as if that was not what the interim deal could achieve.

14,000 Hiroshimas Still Hang in the Fukushima Air

By: Friday October 11, 2013 11:40 am

Japan’s pro-nuclear Prime Minister has finally asked for global help at Fukushima.

Fukushima Radiation Levels ’18 Times Higher’ Than Thought

By: Monday September 2, 2013 9:13 am

The nuclear crisis that just won’t end has taken a dangerous turn as Japanese authorities admit radiation levels around Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant are 18 times higher than previously thought. The Fukushima nuclear crisis is becoming a case study in mismanagement as both the meltdown and continual confusion are a result of failures of communication.

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