Nov 072013

Hi Everyone, We can lend a hand here: Pandora’s Promise is a slick piece of propaganda for the nuclear industry, airing on CNN. The Atomic States of America (bless good people) tells a different story.  I watched it – it’s well done, worth your time, and free on-line for the next 2 days. Please pass […]

Feb 242013

“To tell you the truth, I represent 74 communities, and the consistent message out there is the majority of them don’t agree with nuclear waste management and the safety of it — and I speak on behalf of them,” – FSIN Vice Chief Bobby Cameron   Long-term nuclear waste repository ‘not worth it’: FSIN vice chief by Alex Di Pietro, […]

Oct 282011

For R-Town News Oct. 28, 2011 BY Jim Harding We could finish this election campaign without serious issues even being raised, which isn’t the way to practice democracy. One such issue is whether thousands of truckloads of highly radioactive nuclear wastes will be brought from Ontario’s nuclear plants to a nuclear dump in our north.  […]

Aug 052011

I can hardly keep my butt on my chair long enough to write.  This is so exciting!  People from northern Saskatchewan have done an incredible job of organizing an 800 km, 22-day walk to the Saskatchewan legislature.  What a blast it has become!  I read Jim Harding’s article about the 7000 Generation Walk (Aug 4th […]

Jun 282011

The CNSC does not, but they are SUPPOSED TO regulate the nuclear industry.  That is their one and only job.  Get a load of this:  the CNSC asked permission to act as an advocate for the nuclear industry, to defend and promote Bruce Power’s plan in federal court.   Brazen.   CNSC = Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission Feb. 4 – the CNSC […]

Jun 102011

WHY THE NORTHERN SASKATCHEWAN FORUM VOTED TO BAN NUCLEAR WASTES BY Jim Harding R-Town Papers, June 10, 2011 On the afternoon of June 2nd two hundred people mostly from ten northern communities gathered in the school auditorium at Beauval for the “Forum for Truth on Nuclear Waste Storage”. It was organized by the recently formed […]

Feb 012011

(1)    Premier Brad Wall is moving ahead once again on the nuclear agenda, in spite of the public consultations in summer 2009 that said “no”.   The following are now posted to the blog, in case anyone wants access to some of the past information we circulated.     2010-10-28   CORRECTION  Polonium is not plutonium!     2010-10-26 […]

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 […]