Never Again!

Hiroshima and Nagasaki—the actual “fire and fury such as the world has never seen”—were commemorated in Oak Ridge and Knoxville, TN, where we joined in the call of the hibakusha …

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You can be part of history. Please join us to stop the next nuclear bomb plant, the UPF, before it is built. Donate now to help fund the legal challenge …

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Tell the Taxpayer rally

Mar 23, 2016 No Comments ›› orepa

The only thing worse than government pork is secret government pork. So when we saw the UPF bomb plant would get $575 million dollars in next year’s budget—bringing the total …

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The Emancipators

Feb 28, 2016 No Comments ›› orepa

Almost two hundred years after a determined Quaker named Elihu Embree launched his abolitionist newspaper, The Emancipator, in Jonesborough, Tennessee, some other good Tennessee people took up the name and …

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Manhattan Project National Historical Park

Feb 2, 2016 No Comments ›› orepa

OREPA submitted comments to the National Park Service at a meeting in Oak Ridge on February 1 to discuss plans for the Manhattan Project National Historical Park, a park that …

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Alexander replies to OREPA: Thanks for asking

Jan 4, 2016 No Comments ›› orepa

In early December, the Oak Ridge Environmental Peace Alliance sent Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander a four page letter requesting substantive answers to sixteen questions. We numbered them to make it …

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Tell the Taxpayer wants answers from Alexander

Dec 9, 2015 No Comments ›› orepa

Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander is chair of the powerful Senate Appropriations Energy and Water Subcommittee. That means he holds the pursestrings for Department of Energy nuclear weapons programs—so far his …

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