Category Archives: nuclear dangers

My talk at Ban the Bomb Gathering in Hollywood, June 17, 2017

I want to tell you a story—a true, personal story.  (To save time, I’ll just tell you I’m 73!) I was one year old when nuclear bombs were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki.  Six years later our family moved to … Continue reading

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GOLDEN RULE to meet PHOENIX in the Sacramento River Delta July 5-6 Dear Friends of the Yacht Phoenix, So much to tell you! We have had $1,300 contributed to the Raising the Phoenix Fund since setting up the website, … Continue reading

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The Relentless Pursuit of Perfection

Slightly modified from original post on June 27, 2012 by Jessica Renshaw Years ago my [first] husband gave me a Venus comb murex shell. It was so beautiful, so perfect, I couldn’t even look at it. It wasn’t until the … Continue reading

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Sweet picture

This sweet face and little imploring hands touch me deeply on several levels, not the least of which is the fact that the mask is decorated with cute little bunny rabbits in an attempt to give a playful touch to … Continue reading

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The Reynolds Family, the Nuclear Age–

–and a Brave Wooden Boat. This is Book #3: INTRODUCTION This book is a compilation of personal memories first written as newspaper or magazine articles or posted on my blogs, quotes from Reynolds family books long out of print, particularly … Continue reading

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MUM: The Conscience, Courage, and Compassion of Barbara Reynolds

This is Book #2. INTRODUCTION I asked her once why she was nicknamed Mum “You called me that,” she said, “when you were little.” Mum (see Wikipedia: Barbara Leonard Reynolds) came a long way in her 74 years. You’d never … Continue reading

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Physicians unite to outlaw nuclear weapons

Dr. Ira Helfand practices internal medicine in Springfield, Massachusetts, and is the past president of Physicians for Social Responsibility. An expert on nuclear energy and nuclear power, he is the author of the PSR report, Nuclear Famine: Two Billion People … Continue reading

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