Submitted by Cam Walker on Sun, 06/01/2013 - 13:59
Friends of the Earth's Radioactive Exposure Tour will take place from Friday March 29 to Sunday April 7, 2013. Register your interest now − places fill fast! These tours have exposed thousands of people first-hand to the realities of 'radioactive racism' and to the environmental impacts of the nuclear industry.
Submitted by Cam Walker on Thu, 29/11/2012 - 07:32
MEDIA RELEASE – 29 NOVEMBER 2012
Sydney − Traditional Owners, environmentalists and shareholders will today use BHP Billiton’s AGM to launch the fourth 'Alternative Annual Report', Titled 'Dirty Deeds' The report reveals the risks to investors of the company’s environmental and social performance.
Submitted by Cam Walker on Wed, 19/09/2012 - 14:49
Friends of the Earth is today launching australianmap.net, a new online educational resource which brings together information, photos and videos about more than 50 of Australia's nuclear sites including uranium mines and processing plants, the Lucas Heights research reactor, proposed reactor and dump sites, and British nuclear weapons test sites.
Submitted by Cam Walker on Mon, 23/07/2012 - 09:19
Lizards Revenge at the Gates of Hell
500 brave souls participated in the Lizards Revenge protest at BHP Billiton's Olympic Dam uranium mine from July 14-18 - all of them aware of the possibility of being subject to the sort of police brutality inflicted on protesters at the Beverley uranium mine a decade earlier.
Submitted by Cam Walker on Mon, 26/03/2012 - 08:07
Funds are urgently needed to support legal challenge of the Federal Environment Ministers approval of the Olympic Dam expansion Uncle Kevin Buzzacott, Arabunna elder and honorary president of the Australian Nuclear Free Alliance, is challenging the approval of the uranium mine expansion on the grounds that various environmental impacts of the project were not properly considered as required under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act.
Submitted by Cam Walker on Thu, 01/03/2012 - 15:33
Friends of the Earth is today releasing a briefing paper on the Fukushima nuclear disaster as the one-year anniversary (March 11) approaches.
Dr Jim Green, author of the paper and national nuclear campaigner with Friends of the Earth, said: "The report concludes that the Japanese nuclear industry is run by a clique of public- and private-sector interests that have promoted personal and corporate gain at the expense of public safety.