Nuclear Free Takoma Park Committee Spring Film and Discussion Series

Nuclear Free Takoma Park Committee Spring Film and Discussion Series

Paul Jacobs A poignant and potent political documentary that exposes the government’s suppression of the health hazards of low-level radiation. Paul Jacobs is himself a victim of lung cancer, that would kill him before this picture was finished and which his doctors believe he contracted while he was investigating nuclear policies in 1957. He interviews civilians and soldiers, survivors of nuclear experiments in the 50s and 60s, testing the effects of radiation. By the time this film was made, a lot of them had died from the radiation.

Gambling in Japan

In nuclear energy, as in economics and security issues, Japan has engaged in some seriously risky business.

Little Silver Riding Hoods

Little Silver Riding Hoods

During this ongoing nuclear disaster, Japanese leaders should do a great deal more to safeguard the children of the country.

Nuclear Energy Time-Out

Nuclear Energy Time-Out

The catastrophe in Japan is a signal to shift away from nuclear energy to rely more on the sun, the wind, and the tides.

Obama: Blowing It on India?

Obama: Blowing It on India?

The President’s double talk on offshoring and India’s nuclear liability law will hurt U.S.-India relations