Leading Nuclear Experts: The contributors are high-profile figures in their field, who will be able to promote the book.
World-renowned, best-selling author: Caldicott is an internationally renowned anti-nuclear advocate, with a loyal following of anti-nuclear and environmental activists. Her books have sold hundreds of thousands of copies around the world. More recently, New Nuclear Danger sold 30,000 copies and Nuclear Power is Not the Answer sold 9,000 copies and is a major reference work for anti-nuclear power advocates. She is active on Twitter (5,000+ followers) and a frequent speaker at conferences.
Topic: With the Iran treaty, the nuclear weapons testing in North Korea, and mounting fears about lone wolf terrorists, the nuclear threat is very much alive and in the news.
Affiliations: The Helen Caldicott Foundation for a Nuclear Free Future and Physicians for Social Responsibility sponsored the conference on which the book is based. The author also founded the Nuclear Policy Research Institute and Women’s Action for New Directions.