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EnviroReporter’s 2012 Year in Review

EnviroReporter’s 2012 Year in Review

2012 was a banner year for EnviroReporter.com’s in-depth investigations of Fukushima, Rocketdyne, Runkle Canyon, fracking, perchlorate and a host of environmental issues.

Rad News Digest II

Rad News Digest II

Rad News Digest II with new top-down article aggregation of the best stories on radiation-related news spanning from March 11, 2011 through December 1, 2012.

A Keen Observer

A Keen Observer

Internet forums are strange places – virtual clubs where unseen individuals share information and opinions freely, passionately, and quite often, anonymously. Some give their real names and identifiers, others use nicknames or handles. Anonymity on the internet can serve an important purpose – for example, victims of domestic violence in […]

A Trail of Flames

A Trail of Flames

For decades, the Santa Susana Field Laboratory (SSFL) activist community was relatively harmonious. Longtime members welcomed new activists, and the new activists were respectful toward them. Over the past few years, however, a handful of activists became increasingly competitive, disruptive, and volatile. Inappropriate behind the scenes behavior spilled into public […]

RADIOACTIVE NIGHTMARE

RADIOACTIVE NIGHTMARE

Government turns a blind eye as fallout from Fukushima heads our way By Michael Collins Pasadena Weekly – July 5, 2012 Millions of Southern Californians and tourists seek the region’s famous beaches to cool off in the sea breeze and frolic in the surf. Those iconic breezes, however, may be […]

Fracking Chemical Cocktail

Fracking Chemical Cocktail was the hottest Toxie at the Third Annual Toxies Awards for Bad Chemical Actors. Afterwards, EnviroReporter.com‘s Michael Collins and Frackie drilled down deeper into the subject of fracking. The result was A Fracking Night to Remember!

A Fracking Night to Remember

A Fracking Night to Remember

Fracking Chemical Cocktail heats up the Third Annual Toxies Awards for Bad Chemical Actors at the Silent Movie Theatre in Hollywood where the worst of the worst chemicals are honored.

2012 Toxies

2012 Toxies

The Third Annual Toxies Awards for Bad Chemical Actors was held June 24, 2012 at the Silent Film Theatre in Hollywood. It was A Fracking Night to Remember! Photos by Michael Collins/EnviroReporter.com, Chico Cortinas, G. McCarthy/Gary Leonard Photography & Dale Ramicone for EnviroReporter.com

A RADIOACTIVE NIGHTMARE

A RADIOACTIVE NIGHTMARE

As fallout from FukushiFma heads our way, the government turns a blind eye By Michael Collins Ventura County Reporter – June 7, 2012 READ OUR ANALYSIS OF “True facts about Ocean Radiation and the Fukushima Disaster” HERE Millions of Southern Californians and tourists seek the region’s famous beaches to cool […]

MURPHY RANCH

MURPHY RANCH

The fifth column was waiting By Michael Collins Los Angeles magazine – December 1996 In 1942, a Japanese submarine fired sixteen poorly aimed shells at the coastline north of Santa Barbara — the first foreign assault on the continental United States since 1812. Property values plunged up and down the […]

ROCKETDYNE STILL HOT

ROCKETDYNE STILL HOT

Questionable new EPA soil survey detects radiation thousands of times over cleanup triggers By Michael Collins Ventura County Reporter – March 22, 2012 More than half a century since several partial meltdowns at the former Rocketdyne complex in eastern Ventura County, astronomical amounts of radiation are still being unearthed at […]

WHAT’S IN PEPPER SPRAY?

WHAT’S IN PEPPER SPRAY?

In California, the toxin TCE By Michael Collins LA Weekly – Thursday, February 23, 2012 When seated Occupy UC Davis protesters turned their backs on Lt. John Pike and his UC Davis police squad clad in riot gear on Nov. 18, he had had enough. Pike aimed a large can […]

The Endless Bummer

The Endless Bummer

Abridged and updated version of Beta Watch, with new data, information and interviews showing the uncontrolled release of radiation into the Pacific in Japan has hit home in California.

Rad News Digest

Rad News Digest

Rad News Digest which goes back to Day 1 of the Fukushima triple meltdowns and keeps us current going into Year 3 of this unprecedented disaster.