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Are Fukushima’s Radioactive Waters Creating Nuclear Tuna? (w/ Kevin Kamps)

Thom Hartmann Program Published on Oct 19, 2020 Fukushima, 300 million gallons of highly contaminated cooling water, is about to be dumped into the Pacific Ocean. The water contains radioactive elements which won’t be safe for at least a century. … Continue reading

Will They Turn New Mexico Into Nuclear Waste Dump? (w/ Kevin Kamps)

Thom Hartmann Program Published on Sep 22, 2020 A proposed Nuclear Waste dump site could send all of New Mexico into Nuclear Winter…. Kevin Kamps of Beyond Nuclear joins the Thom Hartmann program!

Hiroshima and Nagasaki Bombings: Were Nuclear Weapons Required to End the War?

Imperial War Museums Jul 24, 2020 At 8.15 on 6th August 1945, USAA B29 bomber `Enola Gay’ dropped the world’s first operational atomic bomb, nicknamed ‘Little Boy’. Three days later, on 9th August, another B29 bomber dropped the second operational … Continue reading

Eric Schlosser on Nuclear Weapons

The RSA Jan 6, 2015 RSA Spotlights – taking you straight to the heart of the event, highlighting our favourite moments and key talking points. How do you deploy weapons of mass destruction without being destroyed by them? In this … Continue reading

Beyond Nuclear – NUCLEAR WEAPONS We, the undersigned, representing a coalition of concerned peace organizations and people of the United States, are advocating for abolition of nuclear weapons globally. We are gathering here to express our sincere regrets and apologies for our nation’s atomic … Continue reading

“The Beginning of Our End”: On 75th Anniversary, Hiroshima Survivor Warns Against Nuclear Weapons

Democracy Now! Aug 6, 2020 On the 75th anniversary of when the United States dropped the world’s first atomic bomb on the Japanese city of Hiroshima, killing some 140,000 people, we speak with Hideko Tamura Snider, who was 10 years … Continue reading

75 years after Hiroshima, should U.S. president have authority to launch nuclear attack?

PBS NewsHour Aug 5, 2020 On August 6, 1945, the United States dropped the first atomic weapon on Hiroshima, Japan. Seventy-five years later, the NewsHour revisits how the president became the sole authority on when nuclear weapons are used. Nick … Continue reading

Hiroshima survivor calls for end to atomic weapons 75 years after deadly attacks | Nuclear

euronews (in English) Aug 5, 2020 August 6 marks 75 years since the US attacks on Hiroshima and Nagasaki during World War Two. The “hibakusha” — literally “person affected by the bomb” — have for decades been calling for the … Continue reading

Nuclear fusion within reach | Michel Laberge | TEDxKC

TEDx Talks Aug 28, 2014 This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. Our energy future depends on nuclear fusion, says Michel Laberge. In a lab near Vancouver, Michel and his team are … Continue reading

Can we prevent nuclear war? | Dr. Ira Helfand | TEDxVail

TEDx Talks Jan 25, 2016 Ira uncovers the threat to human survival posed by nuclear weapons and what we can do to eliminate this threat. Dangers of nuclear war exist. As an existential threat to humanity, Ira asks you to … Continue reading