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WW II Uranium Miner Questions Peaceful Use of Nuclear Power


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Naoko
- 2947 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
A former elementary school principal who was once mobilized for uranium mining during World War II for Japan's development of nuclear waepons questions the peaceful use of nuclear power amid the ongoing nuclear crisis.



   

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Past Member (0)
Sunday June 26, 2011, 8:40 am
There is no peaceful use for nuclear power, or nuclear weapons. Fukushima is surely proof of that.
 

wolfNoFwdsPls a (135)
Sunday June 26, 2011, 9:35 am
on closer look, hardly any of the "blessings" of the current globalized Capital-fas-ist system was achieved peacefully
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" Civilization originates in conquest abroad and repression at home. " -- Stanley Diamond, "In Search of the Primitive"
" For 200 years we've been conquering Nature. Now we're beating her to death. " -- Tom McMillan
 

Celine V (27)
Monday June 27, 2011, 10:28 pm
Kiwamu Ariga. What a wise man!
Thank you Naoko for sharing this story with us...
 

. (0)
Monday June 27, 2011, 10:39 pm
Nuclear power is too dang dangerous!

I read that scientists believe they have evidence that this planet was previously destroyed by nuclear power.
They said they believe that's why mammoths still have vegetation in their bellies.

In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth AND......there was darkness over the face of the waters.

What the H happened?

Are we going to do it again!

 

Charles B (19)
Monday June 27, 2011, 10:59 pm
Thank you Naoko for this post ...
 

Past Member (0)
Monday June 27, 2011, 11:36 pm
"In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth"??? - Did he/she create uranium as well? If so, why?
 

Robert O (12)
Tuesday June 28, 2011, 12:54 am
Thanks.
 

KS Goh (0)
Tuesday June 28, 2011, 5:40 am
Thanks for the article.
 

Alexandra Rodda (180)
Tuesday June 28, 2011, 8:25 am
Hope he has an impact. Japan could be a "Nuclear Free Zone". Thermosolar is the way to go!
 

Tiffany L (27)
Tuesday June 28, 2011, 12:26 pm
thank you
 
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