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  1. Huge dust cloud released at UK nuclear power site after tower ‘collapses’ via the Mirror June 12, 2020

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  2. Nuclear workers are essential to nuclear safety. Tell our leaders to protect them via Nuclear Information and Resource Service May 20, 2020

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  3. Fukushima Daiich contaminated exhaust stack disassembled via Asahi Shimbun May 16, 2020

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  4. A nuclear waste site where the biggest fear isn’t radiation, but coronavirus via The Guardian May 4, 2020

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  5. Plant Vogtle confirms 130 employees tested positive for COVID-19 via 12 wrdw.com April 26, 2020

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  6. Protective gear shortage hits Fukushima workers via The Asahi Shimbun April 6, 2020

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  7. US allowing longer shifts at nuclear plants in pandemic via Pantagraph April 5, 2020

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  8. America’s Radioactive Secret via Rolling Stone January 21, 2020

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  9. Some Hanford radiation exposure records could harm workers and taxpayers, report says via Tri-City Herald January 15, 2020

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  10. Labor Department rules TVA cooked up cause to fire nuclear whistleblower via Knox News January 4, 2020

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  11. State report: LANL lost track of 250 barrels of nuke waste via Santa Fe New Mexican December 11, 2019

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  12. Fukushima Workers Battle Leukemia – and Bureaucracy via Unseen Japan November 13, 2019

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  13. An update from Fukushima, and the challenges that remain there via Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists November 12, 2019

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  14. Labour’s ‘nuclear is renewable’ claim is an insult to dead uranium miners via David Toke’s Green Energy Blog October 24, 2019

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  15. Vietnamese trainees sue Fukushima firm over decontamination work via Japan Today September 4, 2019

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  16. France Is Still Cleaning Up Marie Curie’s Nuclear Waste via Bloomberg Business Week August 28, 2019

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  17. Fukushima: an ongoing disaster via Red Flag July 15, 2019

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  18. Three arrested for ‘forced decontamination work’ via NHK World June 14, 2019

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  19. Olympics: Report reveals alleged labor issues at 2020 building sites via Kyodo News May 30, 2019

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  20. Chernobyl vs. Fukushima: Which Nuclear Meltdown Was the Bigger Disaster? via Live Science May 24, 2019

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  21. Tepco cautioned about employing foreign workers at Fukushima nuclear plant under new visa system via The Japan Times May 22, 2019

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  22. Contamination events force project shut down at Hanford nuclear site via King 5 News May 18, 2019

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  23. Tepco tests halting water injection into crippled reactor at Fukushima No. 1 nuclear power plant via The Japan Times May 14, 2019

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  24. Prolonged exposure to low-dose radiation may increase the risk of hypertension, a known cause of heart disease and stroke via Hypertension Journal Report May 5, 2019

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  25. Fukushima Daiichi operator warned for lax security via NHK World–Japan April 27, 2019

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  26. TEPCO transfers some fuel from Fukushima plant No. 3 unit pool via The Mainichi April 23, 2019

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  27. Tepco says foreign workers on new visas can work at crisis-hit Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant via Japan Times April 18, 2019

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  28. Ken Watanabe to star in ‘Fukushima 50’ film on disaster workers via The Mainichi April 18, 2019

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  29. Department of Labor adds dozens of steps that may delay healthcare for Cold War nuclear workers via KNOX News April 13, 2019

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  30. TEPCO to start removing fuel at Fukushima’s No. 3 reactor via The Asahi Shimbun April 12, 2019

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  31. Denver company sues over changes to nuclear workers’ access to care via FOX 31 March 31, 2019

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  32. Fukushima grapples with toxic soil that no one wants via The Guardian March 11, 2019

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  33. Fukushima women and children on the Frontline: Workers and Children Radiation Risks and Human Rights Violations via Greenpeace March 10, 2019

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  34. The Fukushima nuclear disaster’s legacy: An inescapable stigma via C/Net March 7, 2019

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  35. A rare look at the meltdown inside Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant via C-Net March 4, 2019

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  36. Radiation in a crematorium traced back to a human body via The Verge February 27, 2019

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  37. HERETICAL VIEW THAT RADIATION IS GOOD FOR YOU GAINS GROUND UNDER PRESIDENT TRUMP via The Center for Public Integrity February 27, 2019

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  38. Eight years after Fukushima nuclear meltdown, workers still facing radiation risk via People’s World February 25, 2019

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  39. I Was a Nuclear Site Guard. My Colleagues Sexually Assaulted Me via The New York Times February 15, 2019

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  40. TEPCO sat by idly on reports of fires, glitches at nuclear plants via The Asahi Shimbun February 14, 2019

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  41. Tepco to deploy robot for first contact with melted fuel from Fukushima No. 1 nuclear disaster via The Japan Times February 12, 2019

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  42. Update old definitions about nuclear waste to speed safe cleanup via The Seattle Times February 11, 2019

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  43. Guy Who Wants to Eliminate Radiation Limits Will Lead EPA on Radiation via CARE 2 February 4, 2019

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  44. Brant Ulsh, skeptic on radiation limits, to head EPA radiation panel via The Japan Times February 2, 2019

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  45. Nuclear facility operator reports radioactive leak via NHK World January 31, 2019

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  46. Cost to taxpayers to clean up nuclear waste jumps $100 billion in a year via NBC News January 29, 2019

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  47. Activists want details on inquiry into ex-nuke weapons plant via KRQE January 11, 2019

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  48. Tepco-linked firm employee’s thyroid cancer caused by work after Fukushima nuclear plant meltdown, labor ministry admits via The Japan Times December 13, 2018

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  49. Ill Nuclear Workers’ Benefits Petitions Have to Be Reviewed in 6 Months. Some have been kept languishing for about a decade via ProPublica December 1, 2018

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  50. Robots come to the rescue after Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster via CBS News November 25, 2018

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  51. Toshiba’s UK withdrawal puts Cumbria nuclear plant in doubt via BBC November 8, 2018

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  52. Half-life via the Santa Fe New Mexican and ProPublica October 28, 2018

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  53. Four Japan firms used foreign trainees to clean up at Fukushima plant after nuclear meltdowns: final report via The Japan Times October 19, 2018

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  54. Agreement reached in lawsuit over safety of workers at Hanford nuclear site via Seattle Times October 13, 2018

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  55. TOUCHING FROM A DISTANCE The workers of Fukushima Daiichi via Metropolis September 28, 2018

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  56. US agrees to improve worker safety at polluted nuclear site via TDN.com September 21, 2018

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  57. Radioactive contamination found in workers’ car filters, says Hanford watchdog via Tri-City Herald September 5, 2018

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  58. In a First, Japan Says Fukushima Radiation Caused Worker’s Cancer Death via The New York Times September 5, 2018

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  59. Wyoming to take over nuclear permitting via Gillette News Report August 31, 2018

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  60. Nuclear Safety Board Slams Energy Department Plan to Weaken Oversight via ProPublica August 29, 2018

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  61. Former worker’s book: TEPCO unfit to operate nuclear plants via The Asahi Shimbun August 27, 2018

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  62. Radiation detection is now less costly via The Exponent August 20, 2018

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  63. Leaving no stone unturned in heatstroke battle at nuclear plant via The Asahi Shimbun August 18, 2018

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  64. Japan says U.N. experts’ call to protect nuclear clean-up workers is ‘regrettable’ via Reuters August 17, 2018

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  65. UN experts cite ‘possible exploitation’ of workers hired to clean up toxic Japanese nuclear plant via UN News August 16, 2018

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  66. Incident at San Onofre nuclear plant prompts additional training measures via The San Diego Union-Tribune August 11, 2018

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  67. Volunteer activists credited with getting $60M for former nuclear workers via TRIB live August 10, 2018

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  68. Study: Traces of radioactive contamination found in homes of six Hanford workers via The Seattle Times June 15, 2018

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  69. TEPCO employee dies working inside Japan’s Fukushima nuclear plant via Taiwan News June 7, 2018

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  70. The ‘whole nuclear cycle’ via Albuquerque Journal June 1, 2018

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  71. The 60-Year Downfall of Nuclear Power in the U.S. Has Left a Huge Mess via The Atlantic May 29, 2018

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  72. Container problem spurs evacuation at nuclear waste site via Kristv May 26, 2018

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  73. Air duct corrosion and holes found at seven nuclear plants via The Japan Times May 23, 2018

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  74. More U.S. jobs in solar than coal and nuclear combined via pv magazine May 18, 2018

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  75. Researchers turn low-level nuclear waste into glass via New Atlas May 17, 2018

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  76. WIPP: Full air filtration mode a ‘conservative decision’ to protect environment, workers via Carlsbad Current Argus May 13, 2018

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  77. Here’s Why I’m Still Bullish on Uranium Miners via the Motley Fool May 6, 2018

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  78. UK Labour party split over nuclear power via Financial Times May 6, 2018

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  79. New resource center helps sick Hanford workers via king5.com May 5, 2018

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  80. Hundreds of Workers Have Fallen Ill Due To Work At Pantex Nuclear Plant via HPPR May 2, 2018

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  81. Six foreign trainees worked at Fukushima nuclear plant despite ban via The Japan Times May 1, 2018

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  82. The Chilling Story of The ‘Demon Core’ And The Scientists Who Became Its Victims via Alert April 28, 2018

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  83. The Underground Nuclear Test That Didn’t Stay Underground via Atlas Obscura April 27, 2018

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  84. DOE’s oversight at Hanford slammed in government report via The Seattle Times April 25, 2018

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  85. More Vietnamese trainees made to conduct Fukushima decontamination work, union says via The Japan Times April 18, 2018

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  86. Workers’ Group Alleges Legislators Aren’t Doing Enough On Shipyard Radiation Contamination via SF Gate April 17, 2018

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  87. Workers’ radiation exposure halts Hanford nuclear plant demolition via The Columbian April 8, 2018

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  88. Why are unions so keen on nuclear jobs? via The Guardian April 4, 2018

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  89. Steam leak prompts power generation to halt at Japan nuclear plant via The Mainichi March 31, 2018

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  90. Feds To Investigate Contamination Spread At Hanford via Northwest Public Broadcasting March 29, 2018

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  91. Two contract workers burned at TVA’s Sequoyah Nuclear Power Plant via Times Free Press March 20, 2018

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  92. Firm exploited foreign trainee for Fukushima decontamination via The Asahi Shimbun March 18, 2018

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  93. Latest radioactive scare should prompt faster nuclear cleanup via Walla Walla Union-Bulletin March 16, 2018

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  94. Radioactive Contamination Found on “Clean” Vehicles from Hanford Facility via Hanford Challenge February 27, 2018

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  95. Radioactive contamination found in ‘clean’ cars, says Hanford watchdog via Tri-City Herald February 21, 2018

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  96. Media reports de-romanticize the cleanup work on the Fukushima nuclear power plant via The Japan Times February 18, 2018

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  97. “It was complete chaos” says Hanford worker who inhaled plutonium via King5 News February 14, 2018

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  98. Fukushima operator aims to double visitors by Tokyo Olympics via The Citizen February 2, 2018

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  99. Radioactive soil storage to start outside Fukushima via The Japan News February 1, 2018

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  100. Worst-hit reactor at Fukushima may be easiest to clean up via The Seattle Times January 31, 2018

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