Gar Smith is the editor emeritus of the prestigious environmental publication Earth Island Journal and is co-founder of Environmentalists Against War. A veteran environmental journalist Gar has won numerous investigative reporting awards, including several from Project Censored. He is the founder of the online reporting service, The Edge, sponsored by the Earth Island Institute. In the past he covered revolutions in Central America and has engaged in environmental campaigns on the three continents.
In recent years, Gar’s focus has been on the lack of safety and the human and environmental risks of nuclear power. His book “Nuclear Roulette: The Truth About the Most Dangerous Energy on Earth” being recognized highly by Helen Caldicott, Vandana Shiva, Karl Grossman and others has just been released.