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 [...]
When three Transform Now Plowshares activists penetrated the ultra-high-security zone at the Y12 Nuclear Weapons Plant in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, it got attention. Congress held hearings to find out how it happened; NNSA officials who had managed to defer most of the attention to their contractors were required to answer questions.
It is time for Congress [...]
Here are just a few of the things we learned today at the Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board hearing in Knoxville, Tennessee.
• With the UPF approaching 90% design completion, and more than half a billion dollars spent, a decision has been taken to go back to the drawing board to re-design the facility because the [...]
Many observers believe the Obama Administration, if reelected, will launch a concerted push for ratification of the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty after the November election. Conventional wisdom also holds that conservatives in the Senate will push for the same kind of deal they won two years ago when, in return for their affirmative votes on [...]Continue Reading