Tuesday, August 10, 1999

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  • Speech By Helen Caldicott

    The following is a speech given by Helen Caldicott, physician, activist and writer, and one of the founders of Physicians for Social Responsibility and Womens’ Action for Nuclear Disarmament. The presentation took place at Peace Action’s 12th Annual Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

  • Martin Sheen at Los Alamos Protest

    Yesterday in New Mexico, 300-400 demonstrators protested against resumed nuclear weapons production at Los Alamos National Laboratory. In what is believed to be the largest protest ever at the scandal-plagued nuclear lab, 66 people were detained-33 women and 33 men-for non-violent civil disobedience. The first to be arrested was actor-activist Martin Sheen.

  • Anti-Nuclear Disarmament Activism

    Jane Tallents is with Trident Ploughshares 2000, an anti-nuclear disarmament group based in Scotland.