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Protesters Resist An 'Indian Fukushima'
World  (tags: asia, government, India, Japan, nuclear plant, protest, Fukushima )

Naoko
- 475 days ago - ipsnews.net
"It would appear that the two countries were only waiting for the anger over the Fukushima disaster to cool down,"
Hiroo Onoda, Japanese Soldier Who Spent 29 Years Hiding in Jungle After World War II, Dies Aged 91 - Video
World  (tags: japan, war, death, interesting )

David
- 489 days ago - abc.net.au
He was one of about 60 soldiers who fought on from their jungle strongholds post war, refusing to believe that the Japanese empire had been defeated. In 1974 he laid down his arms, but only after his former commanding officer returned and ordered him to.
Looming Battle: China Vs. Japan
World  (tags: world, politics, china, japan, diplomacy, violence, news, asia )

Cal
- 510 days ago - www2.macleans.ca
Tensions have ratcheted up and things could get much worse
Japan Passes a Democracy-Muzzling Patriot Act
World  (tags: world, freedoms, government, society, security, Japan, individual rights, politics, ethics, media )

Cal
- 534 days ago - globalpost.com
The Obama-supported State Secret Bill criminalizes investigative journalism and equates terrorism with 'imposing one's opinions.'
Fukushima And The Dying Pacific Ocean   video
World  (tags: Fukushima, Pacific Ocean, Japan, TEPCO, rain water, typhoon spreading radioactive, dying ocean )

Dandelion
- 540 days ago - youtube.com
Sailor: "After we left Japan, it felt as if the ocean itself was dead" -- Nothing alive for over 3,000 miles -- No longer saw turtles, dolphins, sharks, birds -- Saw one whale, it appeared helpless with big tumor on head.
PETITION: No Nukes, No Restart in Japan!
World  (tags: PETITION, Japan, Fukushima, danger, radiation, world, society, politics, government, ethics, humans, news )

Carrie
- 618 days ago - fs220.xbit.jp
Hundreds of tons of radioactive water are pouring into the ocean daily from the leaking nuclear site. While Prime Minister Abe used Tokyo's successful 2020 Olympic bid to make false claims that Fukushima is "no problem," 95% of the population disagrees.
As Fukushima Radiation Rages, Tokyo Awarded Bid to Host 2020 Summer Olympics, Hilariously Named the 'Safe Games'
World  (tags: Olympics, Japan, Fukushima, radiation, safety, disaster, world, news )

Carrie
- 622 days ago - naturalnews.com
How, exactly, is it safe to host the Olympics in a nation which absolutely no workable evacuation routes from a nuclear facility on the verge of collapsing into another deadly radiation release?
The Clock Is Ticking: 68 Years of Denial
World  (tags: Japan, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', compensation, conflict, crime, freedoms, government, politics, violence, war, women )

Kit
- 623 days ago - truth-out.org
From 1932 to 1945, as many as 200,000 women were "recruited" from Korea, China, Indonesia and other parts of Asia (including Japan) to "comfort" Japanese soldiers as sex slaves.
Tokyo Will Host 2020 Summer Olympics, Beating Out Istanbul and Madrid
World  (tags: Tokyo, Istanbul, Japan, Olympics, Fukushima, safety, Asia, humans, politics, society, news )

Carrie
- 624 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The International Olympic Committee on Saturday chose Tokyo to host the 2020 Summer Olympics, a bid that beat out Istanbul in final voting at the organization's meetings in Buenos Aires.
TEPCO Admits Deliberately Using Radiation Detectors That Give Deceptively Low Readings; Radiation Leaks Far Worse Than Reported
World  (tags: Japan, Fukushima, radioactive water leak, TEPCO, dishonesty, world, ethics, government, news, humans, corruption )

Carrie
- 629 days ago - naturalnews.com
At the Fukushima-Daiichi nuclear power plant, radiation isn't the only thing leaking out. Each week, it seems there's another small leak of the truth that has been deliberately hidden from the public. Yesterday, TEPCO finally admitted it has...
Fukushima Radioactive Plume to Hit the U.S. By Early 2014
World  (tags: Japan, Fukushima, U.S., safety, risks, radioactive plume, radioactive water leak, world, humans, news )

Carrie
- 629 days ago - rawstory.com
The first radioactive ocean plume released by the Fukushima nuclear power plant disaster will finally be reaching the shores of the United States sometime in 2014, according to a new study from the University of New South Wales --
Please Sign!! Japan: Stop Denying The "Comfort Women" Justice
World  (tags: japan, WWII, rape, war, women, forced, violence, crime, humanrights, asia )

Tamara
- 630 days ago - act.watchdog.net
Historians believe Japan forced up to 200,000 Chinese and Korean women to be sex slaves during WWII. Women who survived -- and weren't shamed into silence - have described being recruited for labor, then beaten and raped by as many as 40 Japanese officers
Fukushima Leak Upgraded To Level 3 Severity
World  (tags: Japan, Fukushima, radioactive water leak, TEPCO, world, ethics, government, news, humans )

Carrie
- 634 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Japan's nuclear regulator on Wednesday upgraded the rating of a leak of radiation-contaminated water from a tank at its tsunami-wrecked nuclear plant to a "serious incident" on an international scale, and it castigated the plant operator for failing to...
Fukushima Operator Pleads For International Help, Crisis Deepens
World  (tags: #Fukushima, #nuclear, reactor, disaster, #radiation, #dirtyenergy, toxic, contamination, environment, human health, Japan, TEPCO, disaster, clean up )

Brian
- 638 days ago - popularresistance.org
TEPCO, operator of the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, admits it needs overseas help to contain the radioactive fallout, after 18 months of trying to control it internally. It comes after the latest leak at the facility was deemed a "serious incident.
Fukushima Is About To Turn The Pacific Radioactive
World  (tags: Fukushima, world, environment, Japan, fishermen, scientists, TEPCO, ethics, government, news, society, humans )

Carrie
- 639 days ago - talkingpointsmemo.com
Deep beneath Fukushima's crippled nuclear power station a massive underground reservoir of contaminated water that began spilling from the plant's reactors after the 2011 earthquake and tsunami has been creeping slowly toward the sea.
 

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