Saul Landau Film Series: Paul Jacobs and the Nuclear Gang

Saul Landau Film Series: Paul Jacobs and the Nuclear Gang

As a lead up to The Institute’s 50th birthday, on the 4th Wednesday of each month IPS will host a film series featuring eleven of the widely respected film productions of our colleague, Saul. After each screening participants will have the opportunity to discuss the films with distinguished guests.

Japan’s Katrina Moment

Japan’s Katrina Moment

In the cargo-container communities of Japan’s disaster areas, one finds echoes of post-Katrina New Orleans.

Drinking MOX-Laced Lemonade

Drinking MOX-Laced Lemonade

The government is spending $15 billion to create a nuclear fuel derived from plutonium that we have to bribe companies to take.

A Radioactive Conflict of Interest

A Radioactive Conflict of Interest

Having the Energy Department manage radiation health research makes as much sense as giving tobacco companies the authority to see if smoking is bad for you.

Dashed Hopes for Baghdad Breakthrough

Dashed Hopes for Baghdad Breakthrough

The West showed little flexibility in recent negotiations with Iran over its nuclear program as the hopes for a diplomatic solution grow dimmer.

No Nuclear Nirvana on the Horizon

No Nuclear Nirvana on the Horizon

Nearly a year after the Fukushima disaster and more than three decades after the Three Mile Island accident, nuclear power remains expensive, dangerous, and too radioactive for Wall Street.