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New Portland Uranium Weapons Awareness yahoo group

The purpose of the Portland Uranium Weapons Awareness group is to foster awareness of the regional and world wide impact from use of radioactive weapons. These weapons include Depleted Uranium, "bunker buster" nuclear weapons and any other radioactive weapons which may be deployed in the future.
 link to groups.yahoo.com

Portland has led the world with conferences for 911 Truth and Election Fraud awareness. Although there has been a lot of coverage of radioactive weapons on Portland Indymedia, there has been little public outreach to my knowledge.

My personal objective in forming this group is outreach for a uranium weapons conference in Portland, Oregon after the November, 2006 election. New members are welcome to infuse their own objectives into this group.

A couple of flyers are posted at the end of this message. They are for anyone wanting a quick study of public health effects of the uranium weapons used in the past 15 years.

Thank you,
Russ Hallberg

Flyer #1
America's New Crusade

A thousand years ago, Christians in the West went to "the Holy Land"
and fought Muslims.

That fight is being waged again. This time, the fight is being waged with new weapons...

with napalm, cluster bombs, white phosphorus,

with weapons that use microwave technology, and weapons that create terrifying sonic booms, causing lasting trauma to children,

and most horrifying of all...


with depleted uranium.


Why is depleted uranium so bad?

╞ To begin with, it will last so long.
Half of the uranium is still radioactive after 4.5 billion years.

╞ Secondly, it cannot be removed once it lodges in tissues and organs. It continues to emit its deadly
radioactivity for all time.

╞ Third, there is no "safe level" of radioactivity." Even a single atom of depleted uranium will emit
its deadly radiation.

╞ It is particularly harmful to the fetus and to newborns. The incidence of birth defects and stillbirths in
people's of the Middle East is skyrocketing.

╞ But not only infants suffer. DU is linked to many disorders, diabetes, autism, Gulf War
syndrome, cancers of all types, loss of bodily functions, crumbling teeth, and many, many more.
(For a complete list, go to  http://groups.yahoo.com/group/deadlyDUST/message/6, "Depleted uranium:
The Trojan Horse of Nuclear War" by Leuren Moret.)

╞ But, last of all, it is being carried by wind and precipitation to all parts of the globe. There is no
no continent that has not been touched.

What can you do about it?
Our government and the mass media are hiding this impending disaster, but the scientific evidence for its catastrophic damage to all life on the planet is overwhelming.

Give this leaflet to a friend. Post it everywhere you can. Tell everyone you know.
Be The Media!

DEPLETED URANIUM IS FOREVER.

For more information, log on to  http://groups.yahoo.com/group/deadlyDUST

Flyer #2
DEPLETED URANIUM WEAPONS USED OVER THERE, the Middle East, MEANS RADIOACTICTIVE POISON DUST OVER HERE!

"Depleted" Uranium is Uranium! It is a radioactive heavy metal.
Uranium explodes into billions of toxic microscopic dust particles
when it is used in weapons.

Trillions of uranium oxide particles move fast across the globe like
Chernobyl clouds from uranium weapons used by the military in the Gulf
War, Iraq, Afghanistan, Bosnia/Kosovo and Now Lebanon!
Results: Cancer, birth defects and a WORLDWIDE DIABETES EPIDEMIC.

CALL Your Congressional Representatives and Senators Immediately to
Demand the Pentagon stop using and selling "depleted" uranium weapons!
(202-224-3131)

 http://traprockpeace.org/rokke06june03.html
 http://colorado.indymedia.org/newswire/display/14699/index.php
 link to video.google.com
 http://www.mindfully.org/Nucs/2004/DU-Trojan-Horse1jul04.htm

homepage: homepage: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/portland_uranium_weapons_awareness/