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Lots of important political and environmental news updates this week, including DAPL, Flint, lawsuits against Trump and much more.
Last news update Thursday 15 June 2017, UTC
Most recent updates are on top, after image-intro commentary, so that routine readers will not have to scroll-down far. Time is UTC-GMT. Updates as frequently as possible (recently around once per week; in the past daily; the future is unwritten). This is a continuation of: https://miningawareness.wordpress.com/2017/04/25/the-ongoing-saga-80-news-updates-more/ Recent post titles for the Mining Awareness blog should appear listed either to the side or at the bottom, depending on your device.
Scientists keep discovering that nuclear is more deadly than initially thought. Based on the Oct. 2015 multi-government funded study of nuclear workers, cancer risk appears around 15 times worse than even BEIR VII (ca 2005) concluded, maybe even higher: https://miningawareness.wordpress.com/2015/12/19/another-look-at-the-recent-low-dose-radiation-exposure-study-inworks. There are well-known risks of heart disease and cataracts, too. Cataract-heart disease damage occurs at lower doses than previously admitted, as well.
While it has become popular to talk about ROS damage from…
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