Tues April 17th in Suffolk: Protest the fact of an Earth Summit at the home of the polluter

A protest against fake environmentalism and “green-washing”… __________________________________________ Protest Demonstration at BNL’s so-called Earth Summit Who: Renew Community Earth [and Long Island environmentalists, anti-nuke activists, concerned citizens, and civic leaders] When: Tuesday, April 17, 2012 11 am – 1 pm Where: Entrance to BNL – bring anti-nuke signs Why: Demand closure of BNL’s Nuclear Power […]

Oct 23: Poets for Renewable Energy and Peace event in NYC

Featuring: Anne Waldman, Eliot Katz, Sahar Muradi, Zohra Saed, The Mast (featuring Haale Gafori and Matt Kilmer), Sara Goudarzi, Bob Rosenthal, Papoleto Melendez, Yusuf Misdaq, Tahani Salah, Jackie Sheeler, Chris Brandt, David Henderson, and surprise special guests. 10/22/2011 update: New additions to the evening’s celebrations: -Plus! Guest speaker, the author and investigative reporter, Greg Palast […]

Today 6/11/11: Anti-nuke rally in NYC (and report on rallies in Japan)

Today, in New York City, you can attend an anti-nuke rally, in solidarity with Japan: June 11th, 1PM at Tompkins Square Park (9th Street and Avenue A, New York, NY 10009) For more info, email: 311newyork at gmail dot com jfissures.wordpress.com There are lots of reports of the anti-nuke protests in Japan on Twitter. There […]

What kind of anniversary is this? Reflections and a movie about nuclear technology

Today, May 21st, is the anniversary of the first nuclear bomb, dropped over the island of Bikini Atoll. It is interesting to notice that in many of the news items about the anniversary, it was described as a test of the “hydrogen” bomb, instead of using the word “nuclear”. I would imagine that at this […]

What is happening in Japan: Meltdown at Unit 1 and more…

The video below was recommended via e-mail by David McReynolds of War Resisters and Green Party fame. My usual source for good, nuclear news and updates is NIRS, Nuclear Information and Resource Service. – KW About the video: Updates about nuclear crisis in Japan. Arnie Gundersen from Fairewinds says Fukushima’s gaseous and liquid releases continue […]

Monday, March 28th: Stand with Japan vigils

I learned from a Nuclear Information and Resource Service (NIRS) update (below) that Greenpeace is holding an anti-nuclear, “Stand with Japan” vigils, throughout the United States on Monday, March 28, 2011. To find a “Greenpeace, Stand with Japan Vigil” in your area, go to the Greenpeace event search: here. Also, some lists and details on […]

Could helper drones assist in Japan?: Radiation monitoring

Kimberly writes: It is so sad and overwhelming to think about what is happening in Japan. I have seen many calls for prayer, and I have tried to do some meditations and “changing the Ch’i” rituals to add to the positive energy. Though, another idea has also come to me about a possible radiation cloud, […]

Obama’s SOTU Speech Last Night…

For the full text of Obama’s 1/26/2011 SOTU speech, go to alternet: here. Kimberly writes: There were many ironies, horrors, and hypocrisies in President Obama’s speech last night. He said stuff that appalled me about: the economy; war; “clean” coal (ha! ha!); nuclear energy; and his ridiculous, right-wing approach to failing schools. He sometimes sounded […]

Green Party US Senate cand Midge Potts Will Walk Missouri

Tuesday was the first day for Missouri political hopefuls to register to run for office in the August primary election. While the recognized parties will hold primaries, the Progressive Party of Missouri will circulate petitions to gather 10,000 verified signatures in order to gain ballot access. Midge Potts, the Co-Chair of the Progressive Party of […]

Nuclear Energy sucks! File this under rants…

An opinion piece about the problems and dangers of nuclear energy. It asks why anyone would want to put a bunch of radiation in one place, and why people who distrust “big government” would trust “big government” monitor “big energy.”

Greens Blast Move to Repeal IL Nuclear Moratorium

Green Party blasts Legislative move to repeal Nuclear Moratorium; Call attempt an effort to undermine Renewable Energy Green Party leaders condemned legislative attempts to repeal the Illinois moratorium against new nuclear production.  House Bill 875 and Senate Bill 2162 would delete the provision in state law prohibiting the construction of new nuclear facilities until the […]

Christie Brinkley comments on Millstone

At a conference on sustainability, Christie Brinkley discusses new information that Millstone nuclear power plant recently had a safety violation.

Live streaming of Capitol anti-coal demo (plus global warming)

Link to live streaming of the Capitol Climate Action rally and civil disobedience in D.C. Comments on speech by Vandana Shiva. Thoughts on global warming, climate change, and energy.

Hearings set on plan for fourth nuclear reactor at Nine Mile Point in Scriba – syracuse.com

[Editor’s note:  Scary news!!!] Hearings set on plan for fourth nuclear reactor at Nine Mile Point in Scriba – syracuse.com Posted using ShareThis Excerpt: The Nuclear Regulatory Commission has scheduled public hearings Feb. 25 in Oswego to hear what impact a proposed fourth nuclear reactor at Nine Mile Point could have on the environment.

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