Shakespeare and Depleted Uranium

Heat not a furnace for your foe so hot
That it do singe yourself.

William Shakespeare (1564-1616)

Here is a report in html or pdf, called US Nuclear Policy and Depleted Uranium given at the testimoney on June 28, 2003 of the Public Hearing for the International War Crimes Tribunal on Afghanistan and written by Leuren Moret, President of Scientists for Indigenous People, City of Berkeley Environmental Commissioner, and past president of the Association for Women Geoscientists.

In it I have found a source online that gives notice in 1991 about the use and effects of Depleted Uranium in the first Gulf War. It is used as support for this report. Go to the last page of the report where the bibliography is located to find the sourcing. Here is the classified memorandum from Los Alamos:

It's been 14 years. Do you think they've figured out whether or not Shakespeare is right yet?


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