[ RadSafe ] Yucca Mountain / o.4 Sv extra radiation over 10 years.... / Miller and McClain, 2007

James Salsman BenjB4 at gmail.com
Sat Jul 5 22:01:33 CDT 2008

Roy Herren wrote:

> Do you recall the Golden Rule, "Do unto others
> as you would have them do unto you"?

Does that rule apply to people who accuse others of supporting terrorism?

> You know full well that you could have cost Dr. Franta his job, his very
> means of making a living.

How would one less very senior nuclear engineer accusing people in
other countries of terror crimes from his work email make a

> You trampled on his rights!

There is no right in Canada or anywhere else to make accusations of
murderous crimes from your corporate email account and not have your
employer brought in to the situation.  If anyone should be
apologizing, Dr. Franta should.  Terrorists have apparently been
trying to accumulate DU as dirty bomb material years before I had
become aware of the issues with uranium toxicity publications.

Steven Dapra quoted:

> there is no evidence that uranium of any type (depleted, naturally
> occurring, or enriched) can transform human cells to the tumorigenic
> phenotype (1)."  [Reference (1) is to BEIR IV.]

That was in the 80s.  And cancer is a background effect compared to
the teratogenic mutagenicity of uranyl.

James Salsman

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