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Hibakusha : Reflections From Three Atomic Bomb Survivors

Offbeat  (tags: atomic bombs, Hiroshima, Nagasaki, survivors, radiation, Fukushima, March 11, tsunami )

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The crisis at the Fukushima No.1 Nuclear Power Plant following the March 11 Great East Japan earthquake and tsunami has caused widespread radiation contamination - an issu that has cut deeply into the survivors of the atomic bombs dropped on Hiroshima and


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Judy C (91)
Saturday August 6, 2011, 3:07 am
This is so sad, and these stories must be told. As the article says, nuclear power can't really be controlled. Thanks Naoko.

Teresa W (782)
Saturday August 6, 2011, 3:21 am
thank you

Brenda Towers (0)
Sunday August 7, 2011, 9:26 am
They are very brave to talk about this horrendous experience!

. (0)
Sunday August 7, 2011, 9:45 am
This is a very sad situation. . .even worse for those who survived to speak of. . .yes, they are very brave indeed to be able to come forward to speak of the events. . .hopefully this will influence the younger generation as they grow up and have similar situations to deal with. . .Noted. . .

Bob P (394)
Sunday August 7, 2011, 10:39 am
Thanks for the info Naoko interesting yet a sad event

Sarah G (109)
Sunday August 7, 2011, 10:56 am
great article

Roger G (148)
Sunday August 7, 2011, 1:07 pm

Jo Asprec (0)
Sunday August 7, 2011, 4:05 pm
Thank you Mr. Oishi, Mr. Harimoto and Mr. Hida, for reminding us of the horrors of the atomic bomb. Let us learn!

. (0)
Sunday August 7, 2011, 7:55 pm
Nuclear power plants and nuclear bombs have no place on this earth. It's time to eradicate them once and for all. After all, every power plant ever built was "safe" including Three Mile Island, Chernoble, Fukushima etc?

The atomic bomb? MADNESS!

Marie Therese H (10)
Monday August 8, 2011, 6:41 am
A testimony of man's inhumanity to man!
If only it was possible to eradicate nuclear power plants! But the powers that be will never allow it.
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