How safe is safe, or what's going on in your back yard?

This started with a young kid on my local NPR station discussing whether we can afford to consider tightening safety requirements on nuclear power stations because the requirements may make them to expensive to build.  The stations we have were built to withstand what we thought, at the time, would be the worst possible scenario.  […]

Radical Environmentalist George Monbiot Endorses Nuclear Power

George Monbiot, the prominent left writer and columnist for the London “Guardian” newspaper, has recently announced his support for nuclear power (“Guardian” newspaper, March 21, 2011). Considering the fact that he has written extensively on the issue of environmentalism and that he previously opposed nuclear power, his changed position merits serious consideration.   “Heat” In […]

Win-Win? I Don’t Think So.

Last Wednesday there was news of pumping millions of gallons of water into the ground in order to obtain natural gas.  Some idiot figured out that we could recycle the previously fresh water that “comes back” to the surface loaded with contaminants.  The logic is that the contaminants in that returning toxic soup can be […]

I attended a Conservative 9/11 event with “US wars are unlawful” flyers; here's what happened. 3 of 6

source: Carl Herman, Examiner.com This article series explains what happened when I interacted with participants of a 9/11 event to welcome home US soldiers and honor the victims of 9/11, then provides the e-mail exchange with the sponsoring group’s leadership. Consistent with my last two years of writing articles to explain, document, and prove current […]

"The World Has Divided into Rich and Poor as at No Time in History"

July 02, 2010  From DEMOCRACY NOW:  Maude Barlow: “The World Has Divided into Rich and Poor as at No Time in History” As world leaders gathered in Toronto for the G20 summit last week, leading activists from around the world joined thousands in Toronto¹s Massey Hall to oppose the G20 agenda. Among those who spoke […]

MILITARY'S UNKNOWN WASTE AT HANFORD

CENSORED IN 1981: THE MILITARY’S UNKNOWN A-WASTE AT HANFORD Radioactive waste is building daily throughout the United States and the government doesn’t seem to know what to do with it. The failure of the media to fully address the issue of increasing radioactive waste qualifies this story for nomination as the #3 censored story of […]

Junk bonds, charter schools and insider fraud

November 29, 2009 - 10:00 AM The following story provides more evidence of the economic and fraudulent wake that is enveloping public schools throughout the nation through the Trojan horse for privatization called ‘charter schools’.  Do not be fooled, for all over the US the havoc wrought from a decaying social fabric is being exposed […]

Depleted Uranium Causes Cancer

Depleted Uranium is nuclear waste…quite literally…and it causes cancer and birth defects. Depleted uranium is extracted from spent nuclear fuel.  It is a waste byproduct of “enriching” uranium. It is a substance with some remarkable properties.  It is denser than lead, harder than steel.   Munitions tipped with DU are extremely effective, especially when engaging enemies […]