The opposition to nuclear power in Europe

Sweet, William
December 1977
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists;Dec1977, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p40
The author reports on the people's opposition to the use of atomic and nuclear weapons in Europe. He states that the resistance to atomic power played a key role in unseating the Social Democratic Party of Sweden and that many demonstrations against nuclear proliferations took place in Germany. The groups opposing nuclear energy in Sweden, Great Britain, West Germany and France have established themselves as distinct political forces. Germany and France at present are said to be more vulnerable to attack and their institutions are less deeply rooted.


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