Japan sat on U.S. radiation maps showing immediate fallout from nuclear crisis

ShareThis Japan sat on U.S. radiation maps showing immediate fallout from nuclear crisis 19 Jun 2012 The government failed to make use of detailed U.S. maps showing how radiation spread shortly after the Fukushima nuclear crisis began [March 2011], sources familiar with the matter revealed Monday. The sources said the maps were neither publicized nor […]

Nuclear power regulators call for fewer immediate evacuations in an accident

ShareThis Nuclear power regulators call for fewer immediate evacuations in an accident 17 May 2012 The Associated Press reported Wednesday that the nation’s nuclear power regulators quietly overhauled community emergency planning for nuclear accidents for the first time in more than three decades, requiring fewer exercises for major accidents and recommending that fewer people be […]

War critic who demands immediate Afghanistan withdrawal wins surprise return to UK Parliament

ShareThis War critic who demands immediate Afghanistan withdrawal wins surprise return to UK Parliament 30 Mar 2012 An outspoken critic of the war in Afghanistan claimed Friday that public anger over the conflict propelled him to a surprise victory in a special election for a seat in Britain’s House of Commons. George Galloway, a leftist […]

Houston Food Not Bombs Under Immediate Threat

ShareThis Houston Food Not Bombs Under Immediate Threat (Food Not Bombs) 04 Mar 2012 Houston Food Not Bombs has been sharing healthy vegetarian food with hundreds of hungry people… Well funded Houston homeless service organizations, developers, and city officials are promoting new regulations for dozens of groups like ours that provide food for the homeless […]