Previous Nuclear News 2019

460,000 Premature Deaths: The Horror That Was Nuclear Weapons Testing 07-27-19

As we mark the seventy-fourth anniversary of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombings in a handful of days, we will rightly remember the horrors of nuclear war. Read more at The National Interest


The Quake to Make Los Angeles a Radioactive Dead Zone 07-12-19

Had last Friday’s 7.1 earthquake and other ongoing seismic shocks hit less than 200 miles northwest of Ridgecrest/China Lake, ten million people in Los Angeles would now be under an apocalyptic cloud. Read more at EcoWatch


Does Nuclear Belong in Serious Climate Plans? 06-25-19

Nuclear power poses great risks to both public and environmental health, yet it continues to be cited as a leading “clean” energy solution in the federal conversation on climate change. Read more at RCC


I oversaw the U.S. nuclear power industry. Now I think it should be banned. 05-17-19

The danger from climate change no longer outweighs the risks of nuclear accidents. Read more at The Washington Post


States Are Using Taxpayer Money to Greenwash Dirty Nuclear Power 04-25-19

New Jersey is the latest state to subsidize aging reactors with credits designated for clean energy. Read more at The New Republic