All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Nuclear Activism’

Fukushima Radiation: Just How Bad Is It?

Three years ago, a massive earthquake and subsequent tsunami devastated the nation of Japan. Even worse, the natural disaster sparked the Fukushima Daiichi disaster, which involved a major meltdown at a nuclear power plant. The tsunami carried radioactive water from the plant into the Pacific Ocean. If that weren’t enough, last year Tokyo Electric Power Company admitted that the leak …

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Nun Sentenced To Prison For Peace Activism

The 84-year-old nun, Sister Megan Rice, is no stranger to activism. She has been protesting and wreaking havoc on sites that deal with nuclear power for decades. Now, she has been sentenced to nearly three years in prison. She doesn’t seem to mind though, because she was quoted by Al Jazeera as saying that being in prison for an extended …

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