Radioactive waste and the nuclear war on Australia's Aboriginal people

Green, Jim

Publisher:  Ecologist
Date Written:  01/07/2016
Year Published:  2016  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX19646

Australia's nuclear industry has a shameful history of 'radioactive racism' that dates from the British bomb tests in the 1950s. The same attitudes persist today with plans to dump over half a million tonnes of high and intermediate level nuclear waste on Aboriginal land, and open new uranium mines. But now Aboriginal peoples and traditional land owners are fighting back.

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