Join Georgia WAND at AFROPUNK!

Come experience an amazing lineup of black artists and visit Georgia WAND in Activism Row at AFROPUNK: Carnival of Consciousness Atlanta Edition 2018! We will be partnering with Women Engaged to advocate for equitable voting, women’s health, and reproductive rights. Interested in earning a ticket to AFROPUNK? Join AFROPUNK Army! AFROPUNK (AP) Army acts as …

Lindsay Harper Selected for N-Sq Cohort

Deputy Director Lindsay Harper has been accepted into the second N Square Innovators Network (NSIN) cohort. She will be joined by people from across that nation with expertise in journalism, entertainment media, technology, nuclear arms control, and the arts and sciences to generate new ideas and new resources to reduce the chance that nuclear weapons …

Georgia WAND’s Climate Report: Critical in the Wake of Hurricane Florence

At the end of 2017, Georgia WAND, in collaboration with the Nuclear Information and Resource Service (NIRS), released a report on the nexus of climate change, the nuclear industry, and southern communities. A combination of scientific research and community expertise, the report details the effects of climate change on nuclear reactors. As …

Savannah River Site’s Citizen’s Advisory Board (SRS CAB) Update

The Savannah River Site Citizens Advisory Board (SRS CAB) will meet on September 24-25, 2018 at the DoubleTree Hotel 2100 Bush River Road, Columbia, SC 29210. Day one will consist of updates from the Department of Energy (DOE), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SCDHEC), committees, and discussion on recommendations 354, 355, and draft recommendations. Voting items during the full CAB will be on the closure of recommendation 354, which is …

Volunteers Needed to Get Our the Vote (GOTV) with We Count!

Remember that voting is your chance to use your right as a citizen to be involved in the democratic process. We have an ambitious GOTV plan for the 2018 midterm election cycle and we need folks who want to help canvass between now and November. We’re also registering people to …

Georgia WAND at Alliance for Nuclear Accountability (ANA) Fall Meeting By Jumana Master

The Alliance for Nuclear Accountability (ANA) is a national nuclear watchdog of 30 member organizations that seeks to improve our nation’s mismanaged nuclear complex. Georgia WAND is a member of ANA, and Lindsay Harper, Jumana Master, and Cee’Cee’ Anderson are currently attending the ANA 2018 Fall Meeting in Boulder, Colorado. From September …