Author: Rachel Traczyk

Do You Feel Safe? Well, Do ‘Ya Punk?

We have an opportunity to redefine security in the United States. True security doesn’t come from nuclear weapons, but it comes from protecting and supporting our own communities.

This Memorial Day We Honor Atomic Veterans

An interview with Francis Lincoln Grahlfs, an atomic veteran, pacifist, and anti-nuclear activist. He is a veteran of World War II, who witnessed multiple nuclear tests and the effects of a nuclear weapon first hand.

The Cost of Progress

Welcome back to part two of our series High Risk, No Reward on the Trinity test site and its impact on New Mexicans. You can find part one here. Read more about Rachel’s work on Inkstick Media here.  Taken as a story of human achievement, and human blindness, the discoveries in the sciences are among… Read more »

High Risk, No Reward

BombSquad Fellow Rachel Traczyk went to the Trinity test site in October, paying witness to this catalytic moment in history that would damage thousands of lives and leave consequences that humanity will be grappling with for generations to come.