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Fukushima is already harming our children

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But atomic energy is human history's most expensive technological failure, defined by what seems to be a terminal reverse learning curve.  After more than a half-century to get it right, the industry has most recently poked holes in the head of a reactor in Florida, and installed $700 million steam generators it knew to be faulty in two more in California.  It now wants to open San Onofre Unit Two at a 70% level, essentially to see what happens.  Some 8 million people live within a 50-mile radius.   

This from an increasingly dangerous industry that has brought us four "impossible" explosions---one at Chernobyl, three at Fukushima---clearly with more yet to come.  Its radiation has spewed for decades.  Its wastes have no place on this planet. 

The ultimate death toll among Fukushima's victims may be inescapable.  But the industry that's harming them is not.   

Those thyroid-damaged children bring us yet another tragic warning: There's just one atomic reactor from which our energy can safely come. 

Two years after Fukushima, it is still 93 million miles away---but more ready than ever to safely, cleanly and cheaply power our planet. 
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Harvey Wasserman edits  www.nukefree.org . His SOLARTOPIA! OUR GREEN-POWERED EARTH is at  www.solartopia.org . The Solartopia Green Power & Wellness Show airs at  www.progressiveradionetwork.com .

HARVEY WASSERMAN'S HISTORY OF THE US is available at http://www.harveywasserman.com/, as is A GLIMPSE OF THE BIG LIGHT and clues to the whereabouts of the Holy Grail.

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   It is illegal to sell uncooked milk e... by Theresa Paulfranz on Sunday, Mar 10, 2013 at 4:50:06 PM
I applaud you for bringing attention to this probl... by Mike Verillo on Sunday, Mar 10, 2013 at 8:23:51 PM
Radioactive leakage from the disabled nuclear plan... by leefurlong on Sunday, Mar 10, 2013 at 8:54:27 PM
Nuclear is far safer than fossil fuels that will c... by Jonathan Huie on Sunday, Mar 10, 2013 at 10:08:12 PM
  There is radiation and then there is radi... by Theresa Paulfranz on Monday, Mar 11, 2013 at 5:57:17 AM
"The assertion 'there can never be a "safe" dose o... by Maxwell on Monday, Mar 11, 2013 at 9:05:52 AM
Thanks for telling us, Harvey, lest we just forget... by MJ Creech on Monday, Mar 11, 2013 at 3:14:08 AM
Those children were harmed on purpose!   &n... by Paul Repstock on Monday, Mar 11, 2013 at 4:11:25 AM
If people want to make the Globe Nuke free, then t... by Mahalingam Santhri N on Monday, Mar 11, 2013 at 5:09:28 AM
Speaking of Chernobyl and Fukushima while holding ... by charles mcgee on Monday, Mar 11, 2013 at 2:44:25 PM
You said what must be said, Harvey. Many more of u... by Eva van Loon on Saturday, Mar 16, 2013 at 5:25:54 PM