In Screw Ups/Dollar, NNSA bests all comers.
With budget dollars tight, you might think a government agency would be proud to be recognized for getting the most out of your tax dollars.
Take, for instance, the National Nuclear Security Administration, a usually below-the-radar agency housed in the Department of Energy with the sole mission of taking [...]
Learning from Dr. King is the theme for the sixth annual MLK Community Conversation to be held at the Beck Cultural Center in Knoxville on Friday, January 18, 2013. Refreshments at 6:30, program at 7:00pm.Continue Reading
NEW INDICTMENT FOR PEACE ACTIVISTS THREATENS
LIFE SENTENCE FOR NUN AND COLLEAGUES.
(December 6, 2013, Knoxville, TN) – Prosecutors made good on a threat on Tuesday when a grand jury in Knoxville, Tennessee handed down a superseding indictment charging three nonviolent peace activists under US sabotage laws. The three count indictment drops a previous trespass charge and [...]
The Oak Ridge Environmental Peace Alliance was one of sixty groups that signed a letter seeking to constrain funding for the Uranium Processing Facility, the $8 billion dollar bomb plant slated for the Y12 Nuclear Weapons Complex in Oak Ridge, TN. OREPA, along with other members of the Alliance for Nuclear Accountability, was joined by [...]Continue Reading
The attached pdf file includes photos and expository captions released today, October 22, by the Transform Now Plowshares.
Transform Now Plowshares photos
Following is the press release which accompanied the photos’ release
PHOTOS OF PLOWSHARES PROTEST AGAINST NUCLEAR WEAPONS AND
NEW BOMB PLANT PROPOSED FOR Y-12 COMPLEX IN OAK RIDGE
The Transform Now Plowshares resisters, Michael Walli, Megan Rice [...]