Nov 22

“Safecast is a global sensor network for collecting and sharing radiation measurements to empower people with data about their environment.”

Click here to visit the website.

Jul 08

Al Jazeera: Japan’s “Nuclear Gypsies”

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Watch this report from Al Jazeera’s about the recruitment of day laborers and migrant workers for cleanup work at the Fukushima nuclear power plant in Japan.

Jul 08

AVAAZ : Stop Murdoch’s UK Media Takeover

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Get involved in this avaaz.org cause, if you would like to take part in stopping Rupert Murdoch’s UK media takeover.

From the letter: “The undertakings you are consulting on for the BSkyB takeover by News Corporation are not good enough and the takeover shouldn’t go ahead. Rupert Murdoch’s News Corporation already owns too much of our media and if this deal goes ahead would aggressively cross-promote its products, damaging rival news groups and restricting what we see and read.

Jul 01

Rankin & Dub Ainu Band

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You Can’t See It, and You Can’t Smell It Either” Click here to watch this new video about the dangers of nuclear power by Rankin Taxi (one of the forefathers of hiphop in Japan) & Dub Ainu Band.

Jun 28

Watch this “documentary about Share Conference held in Belgrade, in April 2011. It was the first of its kind and it gathered the leaders in digital activism, artists from the field of new media and recognized musicians.”

 

More: shareconference.netfacebook.com/shareconference

May 25

Click here to watch Peak Moment’s Janaia Donaldson’s interview with Chris Martenson. “The next twenty years will be totally unlike the last twenty… Well face the greatest economic and physical challenges ever seen by our country, if not humanity. So opens Chris Martenson’s much-viewed online Crash Course illuminating the relationship between economy, energy and the environment.”

Chris Martenson’s Crash Course available here

May 25

The Myth of Nuclear Deterrence

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This 5-minute video from the Nuclear Age Peace Foundation debunks the myth that nuclear weapons keep us safe and prevent nuclear attacks by others.”

– www.wagingpeace.org

May 12

Click here to read Kimberlye Kowalczyk’s (Managing Editor) photo essay from ten days in the tsunami affected areas in Tohoku (Northeastern Japan) in April, 2011.

Apr 20

April 10 Protest Against Nuclear Power Plants

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On April 10th there was a protest in Tokyo against the building of nuclear power plants in Japan. 15,000 gathered, an unprecedented number for a protest in Japan on this issue. Watch this video.

Apr 18

Documentary : Working in Nuclear Power Plants (Japan)

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Watch this still-timely documentary from Japan, interviewing people who worked in nuclear power plants (many without proper protection), all of whom contracted various degrees of radiation poisoning. Many of these workers were impoverished day laborers, recruited with little knowledge of the danger of the work they were taking part in.

 

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