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Nobody died from radiation in Fukushima.
“When questioned on how many people will be diagnosed with cancer as a direct implication from Fukushima, she told Steinfort: “Absolutely none.”
“The doses were very much lower in Fukushima, so nobody had died from radiation poisoning,” Prof. Thomas said.”
Australia’s energy crisis has deepened, with everyday families currently paying prices more expensive…
Floodwater has breached a dam at a North Carolina power plant, and coal ash may be spilling into a nearby river
“Beautiful clean coal” – Donald J Trump
Florence’s floodwaters have breached a dam at a power plant in North Carolina. The water spilled over a steel retaining wall containing one of three large coal ash dumps, according to a Duke Energy spokeswoman. Coal ash might be escaping and flowing into the Cape Fear River.
As 1.5 Million Flee Hurricane Florence, Worries Grow Over Half Dozen Nuclear Power Plants in Storm’s Path
It’s a good thing we’ve spent $6 trillion improving our infrastructure and hardening critical facilities over the past 17 years…..oh wait we spent that on wars in the Middle East instead….
“The storm’s potential path also includes half a dozen nuclear power plants, pits holding coal-ash and other industrial waste, and numerous eastern hog farms that store animal waste in massive open-air lagoons.”
“Flooding-prone Brunswick Nuclear Plant among rickety old Fukushima-style reactors in likely path of Hurricane Florence.”
This is why more activists need to seize power within the Democratic Party
“Democratic Party officials voted Saturday to strip superdelegates of much of their power in the presidential nominating process, infuriating many traditionalists while handing a victory to the party’s left flank.”
Party officials voted at a meeting to strip the party insiders of much of their influence, a big win for the party’s base.
A victory in Missouri! The voters overwhelmingly voted against the right to work for less laws that the greedy corporate overlords pushed for. This is why they hate democracy.
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