NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT: No belt-tightening at Oak Ridge

By Ralph Hutchison, Oak Ridge Environmental Peace Alliance Is anybody in Congress really serious about fiscal responsibility? If there are serious waste cutters in D.C., I wonder why I haven’t heard them ask a simple question: Why is the government planning to build a $7.5 billion bomb plant in Oak Ridge, Tennessee they don’t need? … Continue reading NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT: No belt-tightening at Oak Ridge

NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT: A safer world is our right

by Ralph Hutchison, Oak Ridge Environmental Peace Alliance The unfolding catastrophe in Fukushima, Japan is a stark and tragic reminder that some risks should not be taken. The same minds that thought nuclear power was worth the risk also believe nuclear weapons are worth the risk. But one nuclear exchange will be Fukushima multiplied many times … Continue reading NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT: A safer world is our right