We are a non-partisan network of citizens and organizations dedicated to raising awareness of – and reducing – significant risks to public safety, health and our environment arising from the continued operation of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth, MA.
Cape Cod Bay Watch
Cape Cod Bay Watch is dedicated to stopping Entergy’s destructive once through cooling water operations at its nuclear reactor in Plymouth, Massachusetts.
The mission of Cape Downwinders is to take action to protect the lives and welfare of the residents of Cape Cod, Martha’s Vineyard and Nantucket against the threat of death or injury resulting from the use of nuclear energy at Pilgrim and other locations.
Cape Codders for Peace and Justice
“Our mission is to actively promote and encourage democratic, multi-racial and non-violent decisions in all aspects of our nation’s domestic and foreign policy. We join progressive individuals and organizations across the Cape, and seek to extend this cooperative alliance. By connecting, we learn from each other, help each other, and increase our effectiveness. Awareness, education and non-violent action are the tools we use to better understand and confront our nation’s dominant institutions and powers.
Clean Water Action
A one million member organization of diverse people and groups joined together to protect our environment, health, economic well-being and community quality of life. Our goals include clean, safe and affordable water; prevention of health threatening pollution; creation of environmentally safe jobs and businesses; and empowerment of people to make democracy work. Clean Water Action organizes strong grassroots groups and coalitions and campaigns to elect environmental candidates and solve environmental and community problems.
A statewide, citizen-based environmental advocacy organization. Defending our environment requires independent research, tough-minded advocacy and spirited grassroots action. Together with thousands of supporters from all walks of life, we take the kind of action that wins tangible results for our environment.
First Parish Unitarian Universalist Churches (Social Justice & Action Committees)
Freeze Pilgrim Committee
Plymouth residents concerned that the NRC’s safety recommendations need to be implemented before relicensing for another 20 years. Safety first!
Jones River Watershed Association
The Jones River Watershed Association is a non-profit, member-based organization established to protect, enhance, and restore the natural resources of the watershed and its extended ecosystem though advocacy, protection of sensitive riparian lands, habitat restoration, and infrastructure improvements.
LaCommunidad of Everett
Massachusetts Peace Action
A nonpartisan, nonprofit organization working to develop the sustained political power to foster a more just and peaceful U.S. foreign policy.
Massachusetts Public Interest Research Group
MASSPIRG takes on powerful interests on behalf of consumers in Massachusetts, working to win concrete results for our health, safety and financial security. Since 1972, we’ve been a voice for consumers, countering the influence of big banks, insurers, chemical manufacturers and other powerful special interests. Our team of researchers uncovers the facts; our staff bring our findings to the public, through the media as well as one-on-one interactions; and our advocates bring the voice of the public to the halls of power on behalf of consumers.
Massachusetts Sierra Club
The Sierra Club is the nation’s oldest and most effective grassroots environmental organization. Here in Massachusetts, your local chapter has a 40-year legacy of protecting the environment with successful legislative, advocacy, and educational campaigns.
New England Jewish Labor Committee
http://www.occupyfalmouth.com on Facebook
We are the 99%. We will not be silenced. We occupy for economic justice. We seek representation for all through occupation. We work toward truth and justice, not privilege and power. We will achieve our objectives peacefully and with resilience, dignity, and courage. We will not be co-opted by any political party. We affirm the inherent worth and dignity of every individual. We will work for human rights for all.
Pilgrim MUST (Make Us Safe Today)
We are a concerned group of citizens demanding the safety of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth, MA.
A grassroots organization that serves the public interest in issues regarding the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station. Some more in-depth information on Pilgrim is available on their website:
Pilgrim Re-licensing / Security / Radioactive Waste / Structural Issues / Health / Environment / Emissions / Monitoring / Emergency Planning / Oversight / Economics / Energy Alternatives
Safe and Green Campaign (MA)
An urgent, grassroots, people-powered effort to close the Vermont Yankee nuclear reactor on March 21, 2012.
South Shore Citizens for Peaceful Solutions
Suffolk University Center for Women’s Health and Human Rights
The Center for Women’s Health and Human Rights (CWHHR) at Suffolk University is the first academic institute in the United States to focus on women’s health and human rights in the social sciences, arts and humanities, and public policy. Founded in 2003, the CWHHR is committed to furthering the dignity and wellbeing of women and girls everywhere by exploring and extending the linkages between women’s health and human rights.
Toxics Action Center
Toxics Action Center’s mission is to work side-by-side with communities, providing you with the skills and resources needed to prevent or clean up pollution at the local level. Since 1987, we have organized over 625 communities across New England to put together the plans and strategies to effectively solve the problems they face. In doing so, we train neighbors to not only defend their health and safety, but to think strategically and come together for proactive, positive change. In our 23 year history, we have helped win hundreds of campaigns to protect the health of citizens and neighborhoods across the region.
Union of Minority Neighborhoods
The mission of the Union of Minority Neighborhoods is to confront threats to civil liberties and human rights by working to ensure skilled, committed, grassroots leaders of color can effectively organize on issues of concern in their communities. UMN is a multi-issue and hybrid organization. Based in Boston, we bring our mission to life by supporting emerging leaders and broad-based coalitions.
Veterans for Peace, Cape Cod (Corporal Jeffrey M. Lucey Chapter 041)
“To end the arms race and to reduce and eventually eliminate nuclear weapons.”
Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom
The Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom was founded in 1915 during World War I, with Jane Addams as its first president. WILPF works to achieve through peaceful means world disarmament, full rights for women, racial and economic justice, an end to all forms of violence, and to establish those political, social, and psychological conditions which can assure peace, freedom, and justice for all.