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Japan Nuclear Disaster Update March 31

As we approach three weeks since the earthquake and tsunami, reports continue to indicate worsening conditions at the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear reactors in Japan. Highly radioactive contaminants have been found in…

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New Rule Suggests EPA Is Caving Under Pressure (and so are the fish)

In the face of pressure from Congress and industry, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has just proposed a new rule that fails to adequately safeguard the aquatic ecosystems, fish and water they…

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Japan Nuclear Disaster Update March 25

Two weeks have now passed since the fateful earthquake and tsunami struck Japan. More than 10,000 people have died and another 17,500 are still missing and hundreds of thousands are without shelter…

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Florida lawmaker warns North Carolina against controversial power plant financing plan

This blog was originally posted by the Institute for Southern Studies in their online publication: Facing South and was written by Sue Sturgis. New article on this topic from the Raleigh News…

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Japan Nuclear Disaster March 18 Update

A week has now passed and the Japanese people are still struggling under harsh conditions with very little improvement. We continue to wish them strength and hope. Despite continued lack of clarity…

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SACE Response to U.S. Senator Alexander Remarks About Japanese Nuclear Crisis

Our thoughts and prayers continue to go out to the people of Japan as they struggle in the aftermath of last week's devastating earthquake and tsunami. The escalating crisis at the failing…

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Japan Situation Deteriorates March 16-17 Update

As more are reported dead and the Japanese people endure difficult weather conditions, lack of water and food and the emotional turmoil of the unfolding aftermath, the nuclear disaster becomes even more…

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Japan Crisis Worsens, Nuclear Debate Intensifies March 15 Update

All eyes continue to be on Japan, as the death toll continues to climb and yet another reactor suffers an explosion at Fukushimi Daiichi nuclear plant. It is getting increasingly difficult to…

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Japan Nuclear Disaster Update March 14

Events continue to escalate in Japan as an apparent hydrogen explosion rocks the outer structures of reactor Unit 3 in Japan on Monday at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant, as occurred previously…

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Japan Nuclear Disaster Worsens

Our thoughts and prayers continue to be with the people of Japan as the death toll soars. They face incredible hardships ahead and are in dire need of aid. As the world…