|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Mon, 19 Oct 2015 11:10:39 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] HISTORY, RADIATION: "Savannah River Plant [SC] brought fear and culture to area"|
Savannah River Plant brought fear and culture to area by Derrek Asberry Aiken Standard (SC) October 17, 2015 The arrival of the Savannah River Plant 65 years ago included more than nuclear weapons and life-altering construction. It also included Aiken County becoming a community that catered to the arts and other new hobbies all while a cloud of fear loomed over the community due to lack of knowledge. “Husbands couldn’t talk about their work,” said Paula Joseph, the wife of plant retiree Walt Joseph. “It was a very scary time because we knew what they were doing was important, but we couldn’t know what they were doing. I always knew what the men in my family did, so it was difficult not knowing.” … For the entire article, see http://www.aikenstandard.com/article/20151017/AIK0101/151019451/1004 -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope Street Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650-961-8918 or 650-969-1545 Fax: 650-961-8918 LSiegel@cpeo.org http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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