Paavo Lipponen

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Speaker of the Parliament of Finland. He was the Chairman of the Finnish Social Democratic Party from 1993 to 2005 and the Prime Minister of Finland from 1995 to 2003.

Anti-Nuclear Activists are Fundamentalists

Lipponen claims he is not essentially pro-nuclear. However, he says that: “Nuclear energy is being discriminated against. Its objectors demonstrate fundamentalist attitudes.”[1]


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  1. Helsingin Sanomat, "Paavo Lipponen Confirms he is to Retire in 2007", March 22, 2006