Webcast of SRS Nuclear Waste Preprocessing and Storage Hearing, January 7. (via South Carolina Green Party)

The Blue Ribbon Commission on America’s Nuclear Future is streaming today’s hearing at the Augusta Marriott Hotel and Suites on nuclear waste reprocessing and storage at the Savannah River Site. A link to site of stream is here: http://webcast.streamlogics.com/audience/index.asp?eventid=14194887 The stream is apparently in Windows Media or Real Player. Although the audio appears to be […]

International Strikes (which started with gas price protests)

From Forbes, we learn, that the Spanish Truck strike has been suspended. Several truck drivers’ unions felt that the government took some measures to help, so that it was worth suspending the strike. From Reuters, we have an update on the Fisherman’s Strike. “Ministers from seven European Union countries called on Tuesday for sharply higher […]

International Truck Driver Strike (that started in Spain)

Some updates and analysis from the web: South Korea‘s ports threatened to grind to a halt Sunday as thousands of truck drivers extended their damaging strike action over soaring fuel prices, officials said. – from Interactive Investor – Various Countries: The Chronicle Herald excerpt from “Anger boils in Europe over rising fuel prices”, by SHELLEY […]

In Spain, Truck Drivers Strike to Protest High Gas Prices

Updated on 6/16/06: Spain Truck Strike “suspended”. Fishermen’s strike news: within EU countries, 7 ministers will urge aid for fisherman. (France, Spain, Slovenia, Italy, Greece, Portugal and Malta) Updated on 6/12/2008: Slow down in England. Story here. Update on 6/12/2008: Portuguese hauliers end strike – Spanish protests continue. Story here. Update on 6/10/2008: strike spreads […]