Antinuclear

Australian news, and some related international items

Kimba already has the nuclear stigma, as property prices fall

Paul Waldon  no nuclear waste dump anywhere in south australia, 14 Dec 19,

Kimba, a bifurcated community where the nuclear embracing dichotomy have failed to respect their predecessors, the generations of parents that have invested time and money into their future. It’s a town of people that are leaving the district, a place where property values continue to fall and funding for the mental health concerns fueled by nuclear waste site selection is now a reality. Nuclear Stigma is a reality and it’s here.

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Federal nuclear inquiry report: Lunatics in charge of the asylum — RenewEconomy

Scott Morrison has thrown a bone to the conservative culture warriors pushing nuclear power, and now they’ll be demanding a rump steak with tomato sauce. The post Federal nuclear inquiry report: Lunatics in charge of the asylum appeared first on RenewEconomy.

via Federal nuclear inquiry report: Lunatics in charge of the asylum — RenewEconomy

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Scott Morrison and Liberals recommended lifting Australia’s ban on nuclear power

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Relief for Flinders Ranges as Minister Matt Canavan scraps nuclear waste plans for Wallerberdina

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Labor leader Anthony Albanese dismisses nuclear ambitions as a fantasy

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Energy and Emissions Reduction Minister Angus Taylor rejects call for partial lift of nuclear power

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Swedish youth climate activist Greta Thunberg hits out at Australia’s quest for climate loopholes — RenewEconomy

Thunberg slams countries, like Australia, for using the COP25 climate talks to push for accounting loopholes instead of raising their climate ambition. The post Swedish youth climate activist Greta Thunberg hits out at Australia’s quest for climate loopholes appeared first on RenewEconomy.

via Swedish youth climate activist Greta Thunberg hits out at Australia’s quest for climate loopholes — RenewEconomy

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No takers for a nuclear grand bargain — John Quiggin

A while ago, I made a submission to a Parliamentary inquiry into nuclear power and, in particular, the removal of the 1998 legislative ban on nuclear power. The inquiry was pretty obviously a stunt aimed at placating Barnaby Joyce and the nuclear lobby[1], but I decided to take it seriously and ask what would be…

via No takers for a nuclear grand bargain — John Quiggin

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Taylor flies out of Madrid, leaving Kyoto carryover battle unresolved — RenewEconomy

Angus Taylor bids Madrid adios, leaving diplomats to fight for Australia’s Kyoto accounting dodge, and as PM Morrison tells more untruths. The post Taylor flies out of Madrid, leaving Kyoto carryover battle unresolved appeared first on RenewEconomy.

via Taylor flies out of Madrid, leaving Kyoto carryover battle unresolved — RenewEconomy

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Why Did Respected Press Freedom Organization Exclude Assange From Annual List Of Jailed Journalists? — Rise Up Times

“Because CPJ excluded Assange, the organization provoked outrage and distracted from the injustice these other journalists endure.”

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