Nuclear Free Future

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Margaret Harrington hosts this discussion with nuclear arms and energy activists.

Programs in this Series

Format: 2020-11-29
Format: 2020-11-29
The Hazards of High-Level Nuclear Waste at Vermont Yankee - 08/27/2020
Christopher Williams of the Vermont Yankee Decommissioning Alliance and the Citizens Awareness Network talks with host Margaret Harrington about the need for Vermonters to take responsibility for the radioactive fuel rods stored at the site of the...
75 Years of Nuclear Fallout - From Hiroshima to Now Part 1 - 07/17/2020
Alfred Meyer of Physicians for Social Responsibility and Kevin Kamps from Beyond Nuclear discuss the 75 years of nuclear weapons buildup since the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki at the end of World War 2. With host Margaret Harrington they talk...
75 Years of Nuclear Fallout - From Hiroshima to Now Part 2 - 07/17/2020
Alfred Meyer of Physicians for Social Responsibility and Kevin Kamps from Beyond Nuclear discuss the 75 years of nuclear weapons buildup since the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki at the end of World War 2. With host Margaret Harrington they talk...
The Hazards of Transporting Vermont Yankee Nuclear Waste - 06/18/2020
Guests Diane D’Arrigo of Nuclear Information and Resource Service and Kevin Kamps of Beyond Nuclear talk with host Margaret Harrington about the hazards of transporting Vermont Yankee nuclear waste by Northstar to proposed centralized interim...
Beyond Nuclear During the Pandemic - 05/01/2020
Kevin Kamps, nuclear waste specialist with Beyond Nuclear, talks with host Margaret Harrington about the work of his organization, Beyond Nuclear, during the COVID-19 pandemic and the current state of the nuclear industry as they continue their work...
Poisoning the Well - 01/30/2020
Kevin Kamps, nuclear waste specialist with Beyond Nuclear, talks with host Margaret Harrington about Canada’s plan to bury nuclear waste beside the Great Lakes. Repositories suggested over the years as the nuclear waste crisis grows have...
Environmental Justice and Nuclear Waste - 10/01/2019
Organized by the Citizens Awareness Network and the Vermont Yankee Decommissioning Alliance, activists are raising awareness of nuclear waste from Vermont Yankee being transported to West Texas and New Mexico. Guests: Leona Morgan, Nuclear Issues...
Hiroshima/Nagasaki Vigils - Why Now? - 08/19/2019
Dr. John Reuwer of Physicians for Social Responsibility talks with host Margaret Harrington about the Back From the Brink Campaign which is a call to prevent nuclear war. They discuss the recent Vermont Council on World Affairs presentation by Dr....
Updates on Radioactive Leaks and Waste from Beyond Nuclear - 05/30/2019
Kevin Kamps, Radioactive Waste Specialist from Beyond Nuclear, talks with host Margaret Harrington about the fight against the illegal high-level radioactive waste dump targeted at New Mexico which would transport nuclear waste from Vermont Yankee....
The Gender and Radiation Impact Project - 04/12/2019
Mary Olson, Director of the Southeast Office of the Nuclear Information and Resource Service, offers her insight into the greater danger faced by women and girls exposed to ionizing nuclear radiation. In this second Nuclear Free Future Conversation...
Nuclear Disasters - Nuclear Weapons, Power and Waste - 02/08/2019
Alfred C. Meyer, of Physicians for Social Responsibility, and Kevin Kamps, Radioactive Waste Specialist of Beyond Nuclear, talk with host Margaret Harrington about the need to abolish nuclear weapons. The experts discuss the hazards of nuclear power...
Vermont Yankee Entergy Sale = Consequences Part 2 - 12/10/2018
Kevin Kamps, Radioactive Waste Watchdog of Beyond Nuclear, talks with Nuclear Free Future host Margaret Harrington about the vulnerability of irradiated fuel stored at Vermont Yankee. All the nation’s nuclear power stations are vulnerable to...
Vermont Yankee Entergy Sale = Consequences - 11/01/2018
Kevin Kamps of Beyond Nuclear talks with host Margaret Harrington about the consequences of the pending Vermont Yankee Entergy Nuclear Power Plant sale to Northstar. The US Regulatory Commission has approved the transfer of the license to the NY...
Voices From Hibakusha Atomic Bomb Victims: Why We Say With Them “Never Again” - 09/06/2018
Dr. John Reuwer, with Physicians for Social Responsibility and a leader in the anti-nuclear peace movement, talks about an exciting opportunity for Vermonters to meet two of the few remaining hibukusha, the Japanese word for the survivors of the...
Gender Matters in the Atomic Era - 07/30/2018
Mary Olson, Director of the Southeast Office of the Nuclear Information and Resource Service, talks about the greater danger faced by women and girls exposed to ionizing nuclear radiation. This includes trans-generational DNA damage. An expert in...

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