Never Again! Remembering Hiroshima and Nagasaki

Each August, even if only for a moment, the world pauses to remember and reflect on the destruction of the cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan by the atomic bombs …

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NPT at Fifty: taking stock

In the year following Hiroshima and Nagasaki, as information about the complete devastation of the cities and the persistence of radiation poisoning filtered out into the public domain, concern about …

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Presbyterian Church says No to Nuclear Weapons

Jun 21, 2018 1 Comment ›› orepa

The General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (USA) the largest presbyterian ecclesiastical body in the United States, has approved an Overture calling on the US government to “begin immediately the …

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Bomb Plant environmental analysis weak, vague, and inadequate

May 31, 2018 No Comments ›› orepa

When OREPA and Nuclear Watch New Mexico filed a lawsuit in July 2017 challenging the government’s environmental analysis of the UPF bomb plant, the government official response was dismissive. Over …

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BOMB PLANT COMMENT PERIOD OPEN UNTIL JUNE 20

May 31, 2018 1 Comment ›› orepa

You can comment on the new Supplement Analysis for the Y12 UPF bomb plant until June 20. The NNSA has prepared a second Supplement Analysis of the 2011 Y12 Site-Wide …

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OREPA, NWNM challenge UPF construction—demand answers

Mar 26, 2018 1 Comment ›› orepa

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 26, 2018 UNITED STATES TO BEGIN CONSTRUCTION OF NEW NUCLEAR BOMB PLANT Oak Ridge, TN – The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) announced on Friday, March …

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2017: OREPA ANNUAL REPORT

Mar 2, 2018 No Comments ›› orepa

It was a busy and year for OREPA—global travel and a federal lawsuit, all aimed at stopping the UPF bomb plant in Oak Ridge and abolishing nuclear weapons. You can …

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