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The Life and Mysterious Death of Karen Silkwood



Contaminated: The Karen Silkwood Story. The History Channel, 1996.

Karen Silkwood: A Life on the Line. The Biography Channel, 1987.


Kohn, Howard. Who Killed Karen Silkwood?

Raske, Richard. The Killing of Karen Silkwood.


Broad, William J. "Fact And Legend Clash In 'Silkwood.'" The New York Times, Dec. 11, 1983.

"Mixed grades for Kerr-McGee." Chemical Week, January 15, 1975

"Who Killed Karen Silkwood? A $10.5 Million Verdict Still Leaves a Host of Questions." People, June 4, 1979,,20073789,00.html

Burnham, David. "A.E.C Finds Evidence Supporting Charges of Health Hazards at Plutonium Processing Plant in Oklahoma." The New York Times, January 8, 1975.

_____"A.E.C. Studies 3 Accidents at One Plant." The New York Times, December 19, 1974.

_____"A.E.C. Can't Say How Worker Swallowed Plutonium." The New York Times, January 7, 1975.

_____"FBI To Study Plutonium Factory Critic's Death." The New York Times, November 21, 1974.

"Judge Accepts Silkwood Decision." The New York Times, June 22, 1979.

"Pulling the Plug on A-Power." Newsweek February 24, 1975


Karen Silkwood - Campaigner

Frontline: The Karen Silkwood Story

Silkwood v. Kerr-McGee Corp. — Case Brief

Kerr-McGee - Cimarron

Silkwood v. Kerr-McGee Corp.



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