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A special concern with tritiated water is that, when ingested by pregnant women, it can pass through the placenta and affect the fetus.
From the Hanford Site in Washington state to Indian Point in New York, the disastrous conditions at America’s nuclear facilities has been raising concerns over the last year. RT America takes a close look at the state of US’s nukes.
Read the Spring 2015 Call to Action and commit. Find activists near you and organize! (See Peace Action affiliates and Campaign Nonviolence coordinators). By Joe Scarry JoeScarryBlogspot January 6, 2015 Several days after the 9/11 attacks in 2001, I returned from northern New Jersey to Chicago. I remember looking up at skyscrapers like the Sears Tower […]
By Polly Mann WomenAgainstMilitaryMadnessNewsletter March/April 2014 For more than 30 years, nuclear power appeared to be on the wane in the U.S. Although some existing plants did increase their capacities through refurbishing, most new construction that occurred after the 1979 partial meltdown at Three Mile Island in Pennsylvania had been approved prior to the incident. […]