“This hour of crisis is not new”: A Conversation about Student Anti-Racist Organizing in the 1980s

This past Wednesday, AFSC’s Social Justice Academy Coordinator Alli Langley and Jishava Patel organized a lecture at UMASS Amherst called “This hour of crisis is not new”: A Conversation about Student Anti-Racist Organizing in the 1980s. Professor Ginetta Candelario, Smith College alum, spoke about her experience as a student in the 1980s and the work she did with…

Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Plant
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Vermont Yankee Says Shutdown to Cost $1.24 Billion

19 October 2014 by Pat Bradley at WAMC Northeast Public Radio Listen to the broadcast here: http://wamc.org/post/vermont-yankee-says-shutdown-cost-124-billion The Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant has released a new estimate of what it will cost to decommission the reactor, manage high-level radioactive waste and restore the plant site. The estimate of about $1.24 billion — is nearly double…