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Watch System Change, Not Climate Change, a report home from the 2017 World Climate Change Conference in Bonn, Germany.

HELEN CALDICOTT APPLAUDS SHUT IT DOWN AFFINITY GROUP’S EFFORTS TO SHUT DOWN VERMONT YANKEE

NORTHAMPTON, Massachusetts—Applauding continuing actions of the Shut It Down Affinity Group to shut down the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant in Vernon, Vermont, Dr. Helen Caldicott of Australia had lunch with Shut It Downers on Sunday, March 24, before exhorting an audience of 200 in First Churches to close all nuclear power plants for good. […]

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A statement from the Shut It Down Affinity Group during the week of April 15-22, 2013 on the 50th anniversary of the Letter from the Birmingham Jail by Martin Luther King, Jr.

We are here today, on the 50th anniversary of the letter from Birmingham Jail, the manifesto of Martin Luther King, Jr. as he invoked the necessity of repeated resistance to the evils surrounding him. We are surrounded by the evils of Vermont Yankee: the invisible evils of radiation, stored spent fuel rods, leaks of radioactive […]

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