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Use of tactical nukes would still spell full-blown nuclear war – ex-US Defen se Sec

RT Published on Feb 19, 2017 In a symbolic warning about how close the world stands to suffering a nuclear catastrophe, the Bulletin of Atomic Scientists has moved the Doomsday Clock closer to midnight. The existential threat now poses a … Continue reading

Japan: Levels of Radiation at Fukushima Nuclear Plant are “Unimaginable”

Headlines Feb 08, 2017 And in Japan, scientists say the radiation levels inside a damaged reactor at the Fukushima nuclear power plant are at the highest point since the nuclear plant’s meltdown six years ago. On March 11, 2011, a … Continue reading

Robert Reich: Trump and Bannon Are Putting the World at Real Risk of Nuclear War | Alternet

Photo Credit: Screenshot / YouTube By Robert Reich / RobertReich.org January 30, 2017 Donald Trump has reorganized the National Security Council – elevating his chief political strategist Steve Bannon, and demoting the Director of National Intelligence and the Chairman of … Continue reading

Future Generations Need to Know Our Nuclear Waste Is Deadly. How Can We Tell Them? | The Nation

The Nation Uploaded on Jan 3, 2017 Nuclear waste can be harmful for tens of thousands or even hundreds of thousands of years. How can people today even imagine what society will be like over those types of time periods? … Continue reading

Donald Trump’s nuclear expansion tweet ‘one of the most frightening things’, says Noam Chomsky | The Independent

The linguist and scholar has previously compared Donald Trump’s campaign pledges and rhetoric to Nazi Germany KHALIL MAZRAAWI/AFP/Getty Images http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/donald-trump-nuclear-expansion-tweet-noam-chomsky-weapons-arsenal-twitter-a7491921.html The US and Russia already own more than 93 per cent of nuclear warheads in the world Rachael Revesz @RachaelRevesz … Continue reading

Donald Trump calls for greater US nuclear capabilities

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“Absolutely Frightening”: Greenpeace on Trump’s Call for a New Nuclear Arms Race

Donald Trump: US must greatly expand nuclear capabilities – BBC News

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-38410027 The president-elect, who takes office next month, said the US must take such action “until such time as the world comes to its senses regarding nukes”. His spokesman later said that he was referring to the need to prevent … Continue reading

From Climate Change to Nuclear War, Noam Chomsky Warns of Literal Threats to Our Survival

Democracy Now! Published on Dec 6, 2016 http://democracynow.org – On Monday night, Democracy Now! celebrated its 20th anniversary at the historic Riverside Church in New York City. Among those who addressed more than 2,000 attendants was world-renowned linguistic Noam Chomsky, … Continue reading

Australia’s Overflowing Nuclear Waste Dumps

Journeyman Pictures Published on Apr 29, 2015 The Nuclear Impasse (1999) – Australia’s growing nuclear waste problem means some lobby groups want it buried in the desert, but the long-term implications could be catastrophic. Subscribe to Journeyman for daily uploads: … Continue reading