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We Must Stop Investing in Our Extinction! End the Nuclear Lobby via Counter Punch

For decades the peace movement has been satisfied with scraps from the table of nuclear weapons and their beneficiaries. Even the New START Treaty was offset by the Obama administration promise to spend $185 billion in this decade on modernization … Continue reading

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Ties to Obama Aided in Access for Big Utility via The New York Times

In the weeks before the draft rule was issued, Exelon lobbyists attended two other White House meetings, records show, giving it greater White House access than any other company or environmental group trying to influence the outcome. The Exelon meetings … Continue reading

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It’s Not as Easy as 1-2-3 via Foreign Policy

The Obama team fights over how to promote nuclear energy without promoting nuclear weapons. You may not have noticed — hardly anyone has — but Barack Obama’s administration is rewriting the rules governing the global trade in civil nuclear technology. … Continue reading

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