Jan 242011
 

People from Ontario through Manitoba to Saskatchewan are uniting to stop the cross-country trucking of high-level radioactive waste.  It places unnecessary risks on everyone who is travelling on our major highways.  It is impossible to move the amount of accumulated radioactive waste with no accidents.  And the trucking HAS TO go on the main highways: […]

Dec 052010
 

(A continuation of 2010/10/13, Ban import of high-level radioactive waste. Stop producing radioactive waste – there isn’t a place to put it (International Radioactive Waste Day). “The risks of transporting deadly nuclear waste, the environmental justice impacts and the long-term health effects are untenable…We cannot afford to be silent on these important issues.”     ~ James […]

Oct 262010
 

There is good information in the following.  It is from a community-based group of people who share information, organize to prevent bad things from happening, and do solid work on finding a new path forward, for us to follow. An important contribution is to expose manipulative language (propaganda).  Find ways to re-state it, so the […]

Oct 132010
 

Stop producing radioactive waste – there isn’t a place to put it. CONTENTS (1)    COMMENTARY (2)    LETTER FROM THE PEOPLE WHO STOPPED CALVERT CLIFFS REACTOR.  CITIZEN ACTION TO STOP MORE GOVERNMENT SUBSIDIES OF NUKE INDUSTRY.  (USA) (3)    A QUICK LOOK AT THE BATTLE TO STOP THE PRODUCTION OF RADIOACTIVE WASTE, INTERNATIONAL RADIOACTIVE WASTE ACTION DAY  […]

Sep 132010
 

CONTENTS (1)   2008-01-27   NDP Opposition Leader Lingenfelter on nuke agenda in Saskatchewan (when he was a Vice-President of Nexen Oil and Gas)(excerpt).   Nexen has tar sands holdings along the border between Alberta and Saskatchewan.  The tar sands industry needs huge amounts of electricity to heat up the underground deposits to the point where they will […]

Aug 142010
 

Local leaders in Pinehouse, SK are exploring the idea of hosting a nuclear waste storage site. Please pass to folkswho might have connections to Pinehouse Lake. Northern Saskatchewan is the second poorest area in Canada.  This is after 30 years of the uranium/nuclear industry. Tax-payers subsidize these operations while the water supplies of local people are […]

Jan 262010
 

Has Ignace, Ontario been confirmed as the site for high-level radioactive waste disposal (for North America)?    (scroll down to IGNACE ONTARIO AS SITE FOR HIGH-LEVEL RADIOACTIVE WASTE DISPOSAL? Which includes the Thunder Bay Chronicle Journal article, 11/27/2009) Or is it someplace else, not at Ignace? Or, can you believe what the nuclear/uranium/electricity corporations say? CLICK HERE […]

Dec 042009
 

There is good information in this posting if you have time to scroll through. The Nuclear Waste Management Organization (NWMO) is holding public meetings on very short notice.  Please help get people to the meetings.  See items #2 and #3.  Thanks! UPDATE, thanks to Herman:  Expert panel recommends new isotope reactor   http://www.cbc.ca/canada/story/2009/12/03/medical-isotopes-reactor003.html Good grief!  We […]

Nov 292009
 

CHRONOLOGY (CONTEXT) FOR UNDERSTANDING HOW MORE MONEY WILL BE TRANSFERRED FROM THE GOVERNMENT TO THE NUCLEAR/URANIUM INDUSTRY.  THE UNIVERSITY IS THE MIDDLE MAN. The following chronology is an aid to understanding the November 30th decision of the “Expert Review Panel”.  It creates CONTEXT. It is just a sampling of evidence from the public record.   Some […]