Peace Train for June 15, 2018 By JUDITH MOHLING Because the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service plans to open the Rocky Flats National Wildlife Refuge for public recreation this summer and because there is so much public, scientific evidence that the site is powdered with plutonium, the Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center is launching a campaign to ask the public to help … [Read more...] about Take Action Rocky Flats
Military-Industrial Circus Military intelligence for the rest of us. A weekly column posted every Monday. A Brake On—Or Gas Pedal To—Nuclear War? Smaller, speedier atomic bombs won’t make us safer By: Mark Thompson | June 4, 2018 The Trump administration wants to shrink the warheads on some Trident missiles like this one. The proposal is intended to counter what the … [Read more...] about Military Industrial Trumpist Crazy Plan to spend our money to put us in further risk.
Rick Wayman, director of programs and operations at the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation (NAPF), will be in Washington, D.C., May 20-23, for DC Days, pressing federal policy-makers to increase global security by cutting dangerous nuclear weapons production programs. DC Days, which brings together activists from 20 states, is organized by the Alliance for Nuclear Accountability … [Read more...] about Nuclear Age Peace Foundation to ANA DC Days
By JUDITH MOHLING Five Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center activists will leave Saturday morning for Washington DC to join with dozens of community leaders from around the country to press federal policy makers to cut nuclear weapons production and instead truly enhance global security. Savings would be directed toward cleaning up the huge and deadly legacy of … [Read more...] about Coloradans on their way to ANA DC Days
The Appropriations Committee passed the bill 29-20, a party-line vote, because of non-DOE policy riders. Three amendments were discussed: Rep. Lee amendment to strike the $65 million funding for the low-yield warhead. She withdrew the amendment after debate, Including Chairman Simpson agreeing that there wasn't enough information about the warhead and that there … [Read more...] about Appropriations Committee passes DOE budget requests