Misc. Government and Private Documents

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Click here to watch Rep. Katie Porter [D/CA] give a speech on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives urging the United States to issue an apology to the people of the Marshall Islands for the ongoing legacy of nuclear weapons testing:   https://twitter.com/RepKatiePorter/status/1408825131955224587

                                         News

                            Several Small Island States have just signed the visionary Nadi Bay

                             Declaration concerning the Climate Crisis severely affecting them:

Go here:   https://www.commondreams.org/news/2019/07/31/visionary-document-small-island-nations-declare-climate-crisis-pacific

And here:    https://drive.google.com/file/d/1cbSloYVSuY4mIZnUUC5ISpZUaV3NTb2y/view

These links open directly to a website, or will open with either MS Word or as a PDF file

Note:  In 1975 Glenn Alcalay was a first year Peace Corps volunteer on Utrok Atoll in the Marshall Islands.  Alcalay was seeking legal advice about a possible class action lawsuit against the U.S. government for damages stemming from the nuclear tests at Bikini and  Enewetak between 1946-58. Having written a letter seeking advice from world-renowned UC Berkeley anthropologist Laura Nader [older sister of Ralph Nader], Alcalay never       received a reply.  Until 45 years later when the 1975 letter was published in Laura           Nader's new book:  Click here for the PDF file

Congress of Micro 1973 Report on BRAVO

Rongelap Documents 1961

 

Marshall Islands-A Chronology-AEC

 

Interview w/ John Anjain-Rongelap-1982

 

Bravo Anti-Nuke petition 1954

 

Project 4.1-October 1954

 

BRAVO and today-Tony deBrum

 

Rongelap Public Mtg Feb 1961

 

NYT 1982 article on Bravo

 

AEC 1957 Rongelap Status

 

1958 N-Test Protests-Golden Rule

 

Bikini-The Ecologist [UK]-1981

RMI-The Ecologist [UK]-1981

 

1980 Ltrs. re: Enewetak re-settlement

 

Bikini decision-2007

 

Barker+Rose-Johnston Rong. Rpt-2002

 

Lucky Dragon Medical Report Oct. 1954

 

Marshallese protesting AEC 1972

 

Lucky Dragon Med Rpt-1954

 

Iroij Michael Kabua Rongelap Ltr to Pres.

 

Iroij Michael Kabua Ltr to Congress

 

Lucky Dragon-Rongerik A-Vets

 

Lucky Dragon Autopsy Rpt.-1954

 

Cultural Survival-Marshalls-1984

 

AEC to Resume RMI Study-1962

 

Micronesian Support Cmte. - 1979

Bravo-Castle weather report-1954

 

Giff Johnson-Bravo 56th Observance

 

Adam Horowitz-Nuclear Savage film

 

Atomic Vets in Marshalls DNA report

 

Utrik Final Award-$304 million

 

Marshall Islands articles

 

Anthropology News- Marshalls

 

Rongelap photos--barbara-glenn-holly-giff

 

Micro Support Cmte-Nuke Victims-1979

 

Michael Kabua Statement-2010

 
Trad. Agriculture in RMI

Bravo Day-2010

 

Rose-Johnston-Barker book-Nuclear War Rongelap

 

Utrik-Bakal ltr to Dr. Conard 1977

 

Rongelap Award

 

Utrik Land Use Chart--1977

 

IFEU Utrik Final Rpt.-2002

 

Marshallese Language Book

 

Utrik Village Chart-1977

Dennis O' Rourke-NPR-Half LifeArtist Name
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Listen to this POWERFUL 1986 NPR interview with Dennis O'Rourke re: "Half Life"