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New First-Strike Threat: US deploys submarine-launched low-yield nuclear weapon in Atlantic

Kevin Barrett Feb 5, 2020 The United States has announced the deployment of a new long-range nuclear missile aboard its stealth submarines to deter what it calls Washington’s potential adversaries. The US Department of Defense claimed in a statement on … Continue reading

Doomsday Clock is closer than ever to nuclear watershed

RT Jan 24, 2020 A nuclear watchdog group has announced we’ve just 100 seconds to live. And while the reference to the symbolic Doomsday clock is talking metaphorical time, the warning made at a media event in Washington comes after … Continue reading

Jim Hansen: “We are all in the same boat…” NET’s, nuclear + global cooperation

Nick Breeze Dec 30, 2019 Nick Breeze interview with Professor James Hansen, former Director of NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies and American adjunct professor directing the Program on Climate Science, Awareness and Solutions of the Earth Institute at … Continue reading

Nuclear Power’s Public Opinion Rollercoaster from Three Mile Island to Fukushima | Retro Report

RETRO REPORT Jun 16, 2017 More than three decades after the accident at Three Mile Island cast a shadow on the atomic dream, is America again ready to give nuclear energy a chance?

Can a new Iranian nuclear deal be expected?

CGTN Published on Jan 10, 2020 The U.S. has called the killing of Iran’s top general, Qasem Soleimani, an act of self-defense. Iran responded by firing missiles at two Iraqi bases housing U.S. troops. Afterward, Donald Trump claimed there were … Continue reading

EU supports Iran nuclear deal, warns of ISIL comeback

CGTN Published on Jan 10, 2020 The multiple crises in the Middle East were the focus of an emergency summit bringing together foreign ministers from all 28 EU countries on Friday

Pope Francis Calls Nuclear Weapons Immoral as Catholic Activists Face Jail For U.S. Nuke Base Action

Democracy Now! Nov 25, 2019 Over the weekend, Pope Francis visited Hiroshima and Nagasaki, where the United States dropped the first atomic bombs in 1945, killing more than 200,000 people. Pope Francis said, “A world without nuclear weapons is possible … Continue reading

Will $23 Billion Nuclear Bailout Cause Nuclear Fallout?

Thom Hartmann Program Oct 30, 2019 Nuclear power is a failing industry because the cost of nuclear power and the risk of nuclear contamination are too, especially compared to green energy which out perform this industry greatly. Now the Nuclear … Continue reading

All Countries by Number of Nuclear Weapons (1945-2014)

DataRankerApr 3, 2019 The data does not include South Africa, which once possessed 6 nuclear weapons between 1960s and 1980s, and North Korea.

Former Executives Acquitted over Roles in Fukushima Nuclear Disaster

Image Credit: Giovanni Verlini / IAEA Sep 19, 2019 In Japan, a court has found three former executives at the Tokyo Electric Power Company not guilty of professional negligence over their role in the multiple nuclear meltdowns at the Fukushima … Continue reading