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Herschel Vinyard, Gaza, the "Special Relationship" with the Pentagon, and 9/11

DEP Secretary, Herschel Vinyard, formerly of BAE Systems

The Party seeks to control the present by mandating the destruction of all records of the past through… 1,777 more words

Enviro Wars Of Southwest Florida

Internal radiation emitters causing cancers, birth deformities: depleted uranium's legacy in Iraq

Depleted Uranium And The Iraq War’s Legacy Of Cancer, Mint Press News,  Depleted uranium was used in Iraq warzone weaponry, and now kids are playing in contaminated fields and the spent weapons are being sold as scrap metal. 385 more words

Health

Independence Day: Another Depleted Uranium Nightmare in Iraq?

Cassandra Anderson

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As the U.S. considers another war in Iraq, it is important to reflect on the prior wars there on Independence Day.  The war in Iraq cost 4500 American lives and as many as 1.4 million Iraqi civilians have been killed. 517 more words

Government

Depleted Uranium And The Iraq War’s Legacy Of Cancer

In ArchiveIraqNewsUSA on July 3, 2014 at 2:10 AM

Depleted uranium was used in Iraq warzone weaponry, and now kids are playing in contaminated fields and the spent weapons are being sold as scrap metal. 1,881 more words

With the U.S. still trying to figure out what to do with our own nuclear waste, why would the Department of Energy be looking at a proposal to import foreign waste?

As I told you on Monday, the Department of Energy is considering a proposal to allow the Savannah River Site in South Carolina to accept, process and dispose of spent nuclear fuel from Germany. 317 more words

Radioactive Waste

Dump Watch: Latest news on Waste Control Specialists' West Texas nuclear waste dump

There’s a lot going on at our least favorite West Texas hole in the ground.

The Dallas Morning News ran an editorial last week that raised multiple alarms about the Waste Control Specialists’ low-level radioactive waste facility. 595 more words

Nuclear Power