Atomic Energy Commission

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2014

    In 1951, the FBI Thought the Soviets Might Be Hiding an Atomic Bomb Somewhere in New York City

    In the incredibly overheated, paranoid environment of the Cold War, anything seemed possible. Senator Joe McCarthy saw Communists hiding in every broom closet, Julius and Ehtel Rosenberg were executed as spies -- although the evidence we have today suggests that Ethel, at least, wasn't guilty of any ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 29, 2009

    Clip Job: It's 1963, and the Sixties are starting to happen!

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesMay 16, 1963, Vol. VIII, No. 30'Split the War Scene'By J.R. GoddardPickets bearing "Split The War Scene" and other pacifist placards were nearly outnumbered by the police at a demonstration in front of the Atomic Energy Commission on Hudson Stree ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 9, 2009

    Supreme Court Concerns about Science

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. February 7, 1963, Vol. VIII, No. 16 Scientific Revolution is Liberty's Greatest Danger Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas took almost all of American society to task, in a speech at New York University last week, for allowing the civil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 19, 2008

    From The Crap Archives: World Week v. 27 n. 7

    (Each week, your Crap Archivist brings you the finest in forgotten and bewildering crap culled from area basements, thrift stores, estate sales and flea markets. I do this for one reason: Knowledge is power.) World Week, Volume 27, Number 7 Author: An all-American staff of fact-loving, kid-informin ... More >>

  • Theater

    June 6, 2006

    Unclear Physicist

    While Dubya plays nuclear chicken with Iran, Oppenheimer is the right play to revive

  • News

    October 1, 2002

    Patience, George

    Dems Trying to Stall Bush's War Machine

  • News

    December 11, 2001
  • News

    May 4, 1999

    Where Is the Peace Movement?

    Where Is the Democratic Party?