A group of anti-nuclear protesters wave a flag above the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant as thousands were arrested during a blockade of the plant in September 1981.
A group of anti-nuclear protesters wave a flag above the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant as thousands were arrested during a blockade of the plant in September 1981. Ken Chen Telegram-Tribune
A group of anti-nuclear protesters wave a flag above the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant as thousands were arrested during a blockade of the plant in September 1981. Ken Chen Telegram-Tribune

Diablo Canyon closure brings back memories of construction, protests

June 30, 2016 1:23 PM

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