Update on the Transform Now Plowshares. Last summer, three activists cut through the fence and entered the Y12 nuclear weapons facility in Oak Ridge, TN. The Feds have yet to repair the fence. Apparently the government doesn’t care about security, which raises a host of questions.
Ongoing Security Vulnerability at Y12 Nuclear Weapons Complex Revealed
Four and a half months after Sister Megan Rice, Greg Boertje-Obed, and Michael Walli enter facility, hole in perimeter fence still not repaired
Members of the Oak Ridge Environmental Peace Alliance today releases photos showing that, four and a half months after the July 28, 2012, incursion by the Transform Now Plowshares peace activists, the person-sized hole they made in the perimeter fence at the Y12 Nuclear Weapons Complex in Oak Ridge, TN, has not yet been repaired.
On Tuesday, December 11, 2012, lawyers for the defense were taken on a tour of the Y12 facility to view firsthand the location of the entrance and subsequent activities of the peace activists who entered the Y12 facility to call attention to the criminality of ongoing nuclear weapons production activities at Y12, activities which contradict the legal obligation of the United States, codified…
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