Five Myths About Nuclear Energy

By Kristin Shrader-Frechette | America: The National Catholic Weekly | June 23, 2008

The author, a professor at The University of Notre Dame, gives five reasons why the U.S. shouldn’t expand the use of nuclear power in this country to meet growing energy demand. One of the myths she confronts is that “Nuclear Energy will not Increase Weapons Proliferation”, and she supports her claims with this 1977 OTA report and this 1993 report.