Journalist Iwakami Yasumi: “No more Nuclear Power” 100 Women from Fukushima. A sit-in Action in Tokyo
100 women from Fukushima will be sitting in front of Agency of Ministry and Trade located in Tokyo, giving a peaceful appeal for three days.
Another 100 from all areas in Japan will be sitting from 10/30-11/5.
. . . → Read More: *Started 20 minutes ago* Live Stream: 100 women from Fukushima taking action outside gov’t offices in Tokyo (VIDEO)
IWAKI, Oct. 27 — CNN International’s CNNGo has an interesting piece dated Oct. 27 by James A. Foley: ‘Traveling to the edge: Why tourism in Fukushima makes more sense then ever’.
“Life in much of Fukushima goes on as normal now, more than half a year since the quake,” reads the photo’s caption.
After . . . → Read More: CNN: ‘Why tourism in Fukushima makes more sense then ever’ — Reporter given all-expenses-paid trip to Japan — “Life in much of Fukushima goes on as normal now”
SOURCE: No One Died From Radiation Exposure at Fukushima, Says Top U.S. Nuclear Regulator, CNSNews.com’s Christopher Goins, October 25, 2011
CNSNews.com reporter: “Would it be accurate to say that no one has died as a result of exposure to radiation in Fukushima? And secondly, can you assure that no one will die as a . . . → Read More: Top US nuclear official bursts into laughter after question on deaths of irradiated Fukushima workers (VIDEO)
CHIBA, Oct. 26 — “High levels of radiation have been detected on the premises of two elementary schools here, local education authorities have revealed,” reports Mainichi.
11.3 microsieverts of radiation per hour was detected near a ditch at the Abiko Municipal Daiichi Elementary School on Sept. 15. The amount of radioactive cesium measured in . . . → Read More: ‘Daiichi’ Elementary: 4 million Bq/m² of cesium in soil sample from school in Chiba, 20 km from Tokyo — 10.1 µSv/hr at another elementary school nearby
Results of low and high resolution gamma spectra of surface soil sample from Aizu Wakazumi, 100km from Fukushima Daiichi, Japan suggest presence of Uranium contamination from the reactors. Green Audit Busby Laboratory, Aberystwyth UK, Chris Busby PhD A surface soil sample was personally taken from the edge of the hard standing in the car . . . → Read More: New Study: Radioactive Thorium detected 100 km from Fukushima meltdowns — Daughter products of Uranium
SOURCE: BBCUPLOADED BY: alphasphericUPLOAD DATE: Oct. 24, 2011REPORTER: David Shukman
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Reporter: “Opinion is shifting even inside the plant itself” …
Anonymous Fukushima Engineer: “If people think nuclear power is safe, I’d like them to work with me for a day…”
h/t Australian Cannonball
. . . → Read More: Disguised Fukushima Engineer: “If people think nuclear power is safe, I’d like them to work with me for a day” — BBC: “Opinion is shifting even inside the plant itself” (VIDEO)
Oct. 26 — “Water containing radioactive substances has leaked from a reactor pressure vessel at the Tokai No. 2 power plant in Ibaraki Prefecture, although there was no release of toxic substances into the outside environment, the government’s nuclear safety agency said Wednesday, Kyodo News reported,” according to an article on the Fox Business . . . → Read More: Radioactive leak from reactor pressure vessel at Tokai nuke plant 75 mi. outside Tokyo