nuclear power

Remember Fukushima: In Memory of Paula Sharaga

March 11, 2019 // 0 Comments

On Monday, March 11, at noon, Boston Downwinders will hold an event to commemorate the 8th anniversary of the Fukushima triple disaster. This event will also serve to honor the memory of longtime activist, Paula Sharaga, who died last week in a tragic bicycle accident. …

Power Struggle: Nuclear Power and Democracy

September 15, 2018 // 0 Comments

A Feature-Length Documentary about Nuclear Power and Democracy A Film by Robbie Leppzer • In association with NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) Post-screening discussion with director Robbie Leppzer about the film and the situation at the Pilgrim nuclear reactor with former Gov. Michael Dukakis, State Rep. Ruth …

Do we need nuclear power to counteract climate change or is it yet another disaster in the making? Join Gordon Thompson and Paula Gutlove for an invigorating dialogue, including a report from a recent trip to Fukushima. Gordon R. Thompson, D.Phil., is the executive director …

Speakout: Close Pilgrim Now

November 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

We must confront those who refuse to act: who put the health of corporations before the health and safety of our citizens. Join the growing movement to support the immediate closure of the Pilgrim nuclear power reactor.  Its continued operation threatens our communities. Our safety and security …

Wake Up Governor: The NRC must Shut Pilgrim Now!

October 20, 2016 // 0 Comments

Speakout at the Massachusetts State House with Senator Dan Wolf and others “It’s too risky to wait for Pilgrim Plant’s shutdown” – 9/13/16 Boston Globe “Close Pilgrim immediately” – 4/27/16 Cape Cod Times  

Climate Change and the Growing Risk of Nuclear War: A Health Care Perspective– Greater Boston Physicians for Social Responsibility invites all to attend a one-day Symposium to examine the catastrophic public health consequences of climate change and the ways that climate change will increase the …

Hiroshima and Nagasaki Remembrance

August 6, 2016 // 0 Comments

The legacy of nuclear weapons, how much it’s costing you, and how you can end the threat Join us for our annual Hiroshima and Nagasaki Remembrance. We will hear readers read the poetry and testimony of survivors of these bombings; the cost of “nuclear modernization” …

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