Harvey Wasserman

Harvey Wasserman

Harvey Wasserman is an activist and author. His last book America at the Brink of Rebirth: The Organic Spiral of US History was published in 2016.  His Solartopia Green Power & Wellness Show is at www.progressiveradionetwork.com, and he edits www.nukefree.org.

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Wednesday, August 08, 2012
The Devil Still Has Us Death Dancing at Fukushima
Our lives still hang by a Devil’s thread at Fukushima.
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Wednesday, August 01, 2012
Politics and Transcendence with Crosby, Stills, and Nash
The power of music is one of the great unknowns in the human saga. For reasons we don’t quite understand (yet) its vibrations can lift us to great heights, drop us down into deep depression, liberate us, make us joyous, help us grieve, and so much more.
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Saturday, July 28, 2012
'When the Biomass Hits the Wind Turbine'
Renewable "green" energy will be the biggest industry in the history of humankind. Jay Warmke's When the Biomass Hits the Wind Turbine is a great way to learn all about it. Jay is blessed with an off-beat sense of humor and a wonderful way of narrating truly earth-shattering history with aplomb and a light, loving touch. "I don't remember a time when the world wasn't about to end," he begins. Neither do I.
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Tuesday, July 03, 2012
Why Should Nuke Guarantees Cost Less Than Home or Student Loans?
The Department of Energy wants to give the Southern Company a nuclear power loan guarantee at better interest rates than you can get on a student loan. And unlike a home mortgage, there may be no down payment. Why?
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Friday, June 08, 2012
Hold That "Hot" Fukushima Sushi
We all knew it was coming. Radioactive tuna has been caught off the coast of California. The fingerprint of cesium 137 is unmistakably from the exploded reactors at Fukushima.
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Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Will You Pay as New Nuke Reactors Jump $900 Million in 3 Months?
The projected price for Georgia's Vogtle Double Reactor Project has jumped at least $900 million in just three months... and that's just for starters . Will you pay for it? The future of new atomic power in the US hangs in the balance.
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Monday, May 07, 2012
The Nuclear Industry Has Melted in Japan and France
There are zero commercial reactors operating in Japan today. On March 10, 2011, there were 54 licensed to operate, well over 10% percent of the global fleet. But for the first time in 42 years, a country at the core of global reactor electricity is producing none of its own.
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Friday, May 04, 2012
Japan May Go Nuke-Free Tomorrow…but Will the US and China Follow?
Japan's one remaining operating reactor (of 54) may go dark tomorrow. Japan would be nuke-free for the first time in a half-century.
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Wednesday, April 18, 2012
Obama's Atomic Solyndra
The future of nuclear power now hangs on a single decision by President Obama---and us. His Office of Management and Budget could cave to the unsustainable demands of reactor builders who cannot handle the standard terms of a loan agreement. Or he could defend basic financial procedures and stand up for the future of the American economy. You can help make this decision, which will come soon.
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Thursday, April 12, 2012
A Dying Empire Invades Oaksterdam, Our Privacy & Our Speech
At freedom's core is protection from arbitrary police power and the right to choose one's own medicine, as well as to express one's opinion, however controversial. All three of these rights have taken very troubling recent hits.
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