Japan Doctor: “Tokyo should no longer be inhabited” — Everyone here is a victim of Fukushima — People truly suffering — Bleeding under skin, urinary hemorrhaging — Children’s blood tests started changing last year — Time running short… up to physicians to save our citizens and future generations

Published: July 17th, 2014 at 11:11 am ET


Dr. Shigeru Mita’s essay published in the newsletter of Association of Doctors in Kodaira (Tokyo), translated by WNSCR, July 16, 2014: Why did I leave Tokyo? To my fellow doctors, I closed the clinic in March 2014, which had served the community of Kodaira for more than 50 years, since my father’s generation, and I have started a new Mita clinic in Okayama-city on April 21. […] It is clear that Eastern Japan and Metropolitan Tokyo have been contaminated with radiation […] contamination in the east part [of Tokyo] is 1000-4000 Bq/kg and the west part is 300-1000 Bq/kg. […] 0.5-1.5 Bq/kg before 2011. […] Tokyo should no longer be inhabited […] Contamination in Tokyo is progressing, and further worsened by urban radiation concentration […] radiation levels on the riverbeds […] in Tokyo have increased drastically in the last 1-2 years. […] Ever since 3.11, everybody living in Eastern Japan including Tokyo is a victim, and everybody is involved. […] The keyword here is “long-term low-level internal irradiation.” This differs greatly from medical irradiation or simple external exposure to radiation. […] People are truly suffering from this utter lack of support. […] If the power to save our citizens and future generations exists somewhere, it [is] in the hands of individual clinical doctors ourselves. […] Residents of Tokyo are unfortunately not in the position to pity the affected regions of Tohoku because they are victims themselves. Time is running short. […]

Dr. Mita on patient symptoms since 2011: White blood cells, especially neutrophils, are decreasing among children […] Patients report nosebleed, hair loss, lack of energy, subcutaneous bleeding, visible urinary hemorrhage, skin inflammations […] we began to notice changes in children’s blood test results around mid-2013 […] Other concerns I have include symptoms reported by general patients, such as persistent asthma and sinusitis […] high occurrences of rheumatic polymyalgia […] Changes are also noticeable in the manifestation of contagious diseases such as influenza, hand-foot-and-mouth disease and shingles. […]

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Published: July 17th, 2014 at 11:11 am ET


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    "Kodaira, in western Tokyo, is one of the least-contaminated areas in Kanto; however, we began to notice changes in children’s blood test results around mid-2013 even in this area. Contamination in Tokyo is progressing, and further worsened by urban radiation concentration"…
    "manifestation of contagious diseases such as influenza, hand-foot-and-mouth disease and shingles" – Dr Shigeru Mita

    • Canuck1

      Great so URBAN FAIR in Yaletown Vancouver imported Japanese Oranges for the sheep to eat. Its the ONLY place in North America that serves these radiated oranges. Nobody else has them, exclaims the clerk as she yells to the shoppers. Free samples!!

      • We Not They Finally

        canuck1, how nice for you that you feel superior to "the sheep." But a lot of the "sheep" are also adults parents who need to be warned to protect themselves and especially their children. So maybe YOU can be the one to hang out at the supermarket and TALK to people about it? And to the store management? Ask them how they fell about poisoning their customers. You don't have to yell at them — just TELL them. Look them in the eye and TELL them.

        • WNTF -I feel kinda like your comment to Canuck is uncalled for

          • Yes please, I agree.One of the things I like about ene is that we *get* sarcasm, anger, frustration, rants and dispair that each of can feel safe to post here. We help share information and what I got out of Canuck's post is something I was totally unaware of…the URBAN FAIR in Yaletown Vancouver is a venue that is providing imported Japanese Oranges to unsuspecting fair attendees. WHOA!

            I live 10 miles from the Canadian border and we have our own well known Okanogan Family Fair, attracting 10,000 plus attendees and vendors. (I had a booth there every year.)

            I can't tell you how many times we had to deal with notifying the fair organizers when we detected a booth including something harmful in their wares. This was prior to having the worry about radiation from Japanese produce or other imported goods. Our concern at that point was mainly being anti-GMO's and pesticides.

            So I ask, go lightly when judging a fellow information sharer over a choice of a word or generality. We all (myself included) are guilty from time to time. 🙂 Our real enemies to take a bead on are pro-nukers!

            • We Not They Finally

              Sorry, folks, if that was an overreaction. Just a response to seeing people referred to as "sheeple" all over the place. And people may say that it is NOT with contempt. But I've honestly come to find it contemptuous. A lot of people would WANT info, but their lives are pressured, oppressed, overworked. Some would even be horrified if they found the truth undeniably looking them in the face, because then their own families are endangered. And then those are peple you would want to fell COMPASSION for, even if they came to this late.

              That doesn't make them "sheep" or "sheeple."

              Maybe canuck meant sometimes totally different. But if so, a clarification would be helpful because I've been hearing it for years now and it doesn't sound like me in contempt of the poster, but maybe the poster being in contempt of ordinary people to the degree that they are called "sheeple."

              Would YOU like to be called "sheeple"? Just asking. Or maybe you are totally fine with that.

              • baaaaaaaah…. once a sheeple, not for a long time , but…not upset by others using the term for my skin is thick and our enemies

                are not we

                must stay focused and friendly

              • PurpleRain PurpleRain

                I didn't even read the comment as being able people. I thought it was face-value that oranges were being fed to sheep. I have no idea what sheep eat. so… I thought you were insulting this person who was bringing news to all of us.

              • davidh7426 davidh7426

                There are times when I often wish I was once more part of the Flock…

                Meandering through life, eating sleeping, eating, sleeping, on occasion being fleeced by the banks and the PTB.

                And then, once more I come to what senses I have left and realise that that life has gone forever, that the only way to survive is to become the hunter, not the prey.

                I freely admit to using the word 'sheeple', but it isn't in disrespect.

                As sheep, they would have no chance to awaken… As sheeple, they're half awake, they just need a jolt to bring them around fully, but that trigger is unique to each individual, and just as hard to find. Sadly most may never wake up, but, some will.

                In fact we anthropomorphize all the time…

                Those that come here to sabotage and disrupt, we call TROLLS.

                Those people whom we work to defend and awaken we call sheep / sheeple.

                And as for ourselves, I'm pretty sure that we all have some form of animal that we identify with… In case you haven't guessed I'm partial to wolves personally.

                The word 'Sheeple' actually goes back to the 1940's

                Dictionary definitions – 'Sheeple'

                Urban – http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=Sheeple

                Oxford – http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/english/sheeple

                Wikipedia – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sheeple

                Rise and rise again
                until the Lambs become Lions.

                • Sickputer

                  No sheep were harmed in the production of my avatar. 😉

                  But yes, it is my statement.

                  Today an 80-year-old friend (well-versed on Fukushima) told me her Texas doctor (middle-age non-Japanese) went to Japan to visit her niece.

                  My friend: "Aren't you scared of the radiation?"

                  Doctor: "Oh no, everything is just fine in Japan."

                  SP: And that is why people get labeled sheeple. There are billions of them. Uneducated about their world despite the greatest communication tools of any species on earth.

                  Sadness in Japan…

                  Ignorance and Denial in America…

                  • ya, in the information age, the worst product is information.

                    That said, no Beagles were harmed in the production of my rants!

                  • 4Yahshua

                    7~19~5995 Sabbath in this "Twilight Zone Apocalypse" A.K.A. "DOOMSDAY"!

                    Sickputer, know just what you mean. Right after 3~11 a neighbor told me that they were traveling to Hawaii. When I mentioned "Fukushima's radiation hitting there, she scoffed and replied, "No problem!" like what I was saying was irrational. They are still here as grumpy as ever.
                    I put up a yard sign (actually a foot square white tile painted with q tips and spray paint) with a solar light and windmill (sold @ 99Cents Only and Dollar Tree stores).
                    It reads: (Frowning face) Killer radiation from Fukushima,Japan? IT'S HERE!! Uncensored News: http://www.ENENews.com (Smiley face pointing to this address)
                    We are at the end of a cul-de-sac next to a small public park.This is just the latest in our collection of handmade signs that include: Drugs? Be Smart Don't Start!
                    STOP WAR! Believe the Bible.

                    I also put the Fukushima message on most out going mail. It looks like WE have to be the Pony Express to deliver this message.

                • HoTaters HoTaters

                  well, davidh7426, I'm guilty too, I suppose.

                  I call the "sheeple," "asleeple."

                • Johnny Blade Johnny Blade

                  Yeah sometimes I wish I could go back to those simpler times when the problems & obstacles faced during life's trials didn't include disasters that almost always were issues I could overcome and I still had a sense of comfort that TPTB would be there for us when crisis's and/or disastrous events threatened millions of people including yours truly and family. It just seemed like sound logic to assume they'd never leave nearly the entire world's ass hanging out in the (radioactive)wind and perhaps more naively believing there was in existence someone,or some agency,etc. that'd step in,step up and deal with anything so insidiously threatening that ? would heroically "fix" or "remove"[?] anything we faced ESPECIALLY if it was "man-made" in its origins!That was then(pre-311)and this is NOW. Now being 3+years since the onset of the 311 ELE and I can't even give them credit for TRYING to do anything worth mention except to act in ways that cause even more irreparable damage & mistrust of anyone in positions of authority alleging to have the public's best interest at heart supported by CREDIBLE scientists & research,why would we trust & put our faith in them EVER again when they send heckling piss ant's here to repeat the same lies from their handler's scripts without providing ANYTHING able to restore their credibility or even the benefit of doubt in TPTB's favor via just ONE example of success or competence in dealing with the disaster of THEIR own making??!! :(…

                  • Johnny Blade Johnny Blade

                    It seems only logical for those of us capable of rational thought & reasoning to assume that WE don't have a chance of surviving into any of the "future" scenarios that would allow going back to where we were before the fragile,faulted,failed infrastructure and society built and supported by lies and corrupt corporations,govt. leadership and ridiculously simple,yet hopelessly complicated nuclear industry being run(into the ground)by players I'd come to realize can't even walk & chew bubble gum at the same time,much less operate half-tamed,thus obsoleted,junk science projects run amuck even without the (sky)shining examples of Fukushima,TMI,Chernobyl,etc.,etc.,etc. of their incompetence or ability to operate claptrap nuke facilities even under the best conditions & circumstances! I don't even know how they can look those they "claim" to love,care for and protect in the eye every day when they leave for their jobs & assume their place in the "ELE-potential" mess they ignore while clamoring aboard the Global Warming train of thought brought into play to excuse their failures to see that nuclear is not only no longer(never was!)a feasible,"SAFE" energy option[?]!! I don't much like the term "sheeple" either,but IMHO & case, I can't help but blame the public majority who've earned that moniker via continuing to buy the nuke-puke's line of BS even as they sit waiting hours for an open chair in GE-equipped cancer facilities ironically filled with GE's victims?!!…

        • Time Is Short Time Is Short

          From ZeroHedge:

          "There's two ways to look at it. Everything in the North Pacific is dying, in the worst possible way. The suffering has to be horrific. So, do you want your kids swimming in that?

          Or, considering all the children's lungs are full of enriched uranium and plutonium particles, there's radiation in the dairy and water they drink, in the vegetables and meat they eat (Lord help them if they're still eating seafood), as our next False Prophet says, "What fuckin' difference does it make?"

          Even my 84 year old Mom says she wouldn't have kids with all this crap going on, and a lot of her Grandma friends say the same thing.

          I hope all those illegal immigrants coming across the border know they're marching into a radioactive death. Oh, wait, they weren't told???"

          • mairs mairs

            What are scientists saying now? This is the 7th great extinction event that we are in the midst of? They don't mention it being hurried along with radiation releases though.

            • Time Is Short Time Is Short

              Here it comes:

              'The Cancer Death-Panel App Is Here'

              "The latest innovation in cancer care isn’t a medical breakthrough but an app to ration new drugs. It’ll measure care in terms of what it costs health plans, instead of what it means for patients’ lives.

              That it’s being developed under the auspices of the American Society for Clinical Oncology, or ASCO, the world’s leading oncology association, is a grim warning about the state of organized medicine.

              The app will use an algorithm like those many health plans apply to limit access to innovative treatments. Wellpoint Inc., for one, measures cost-effectiveness by comparing the benefits, side effects and costs of various treatments for specific types of cancer. The ASCO app uses the same benchmarks…

              The app’s biggest problem, though, is that it’s one-size-fits-all: It treats all patients as the same, ignoring the genetic variation in patient response that a new class of “targeted” cancer drugs will soon address.

              Dig a bit deeper, and it’s clear that ]Dr. Lowell Schnipper, who heads ASCO’s Value in Cancer Care Task Force] and his allies have a more ideological motivation. He talks of limiting spending on new treatments as a way to make “the health-care system, not just the cancer system, more rational and just.”

              • Time Is Short Time Is Short

                And this line of thinking does away with the Hippocratic Oath. No longer is the doctor’s first obligation “to apply for the benefit of the sick, all measures that are required.” Instead, Schnipper believes three months of added life “is not a large enough benefit to trump the greater benefits to many that would have to be foregone to provide it.”

                In fact, he regards the premium that Americans place on life as a character defect, observing, “Other cultures do not seem to view the postponement of death by a few months” the same way we do."


        • Canuck1

          The response from Urban Fair—LOL!!!!!

          Thank you very much for letting me know your concerns regarding the Japanese oranges and square watermelons. I can appreciate your level of concern from the two emails that you have sent but please be assured that we are in compliance with all federal regulations when it comes to imported produce. I have personally looked into the matter along with the importer and our head office support team to ensure that the product we have imported from Japan meets or exceeds the regulations set forth by the government of Canada as all incoming goods are also inspected in port.

          I am also informed by the importer that these items we have brought in are grown in the south of Japan, over 1000 kms from Fukishima. Please understand that we would never bring anything into our stores that we weren't 100% confident in the quality, understand completely the point of origin or in our relationships with our vendors/suppliers.

          I sincerely hope that I have addressed your concerns and although I wouldn't expect you to purchase any of these items, I hope you are more confident that we would never, in ignorance, put out product for our customers that could potentially harm anybody. If you have any questions, please contact me directly and I would be happy to address them.


          • Snort! The ol' "we are in compliance, trust us"
            reply, eh?

            Keep letting us know what's going on north of our border Scott. Much appreciated and good luck to all on your side of the imaginary line that divides us.

          • Weasal reply. Not specific.

            And I love that "I wouldn't expect you to purchase these items"…..and thus test them and create a class action lawsuit.

          • PurpleRain PurpleRain

            Is that the reply that you actually received from the people at the fair? If so… it would be interesting if someone would or could test the oranges with a geiger counter and/or maybe video the test even.

            and… guess I can be a sheeple just as much as the next person…sorry I don't know more about the dietary intake of farm animals… but I'm going to stick with Florida oranges in future. 🙂

      • davidh7426 davidh7426

        You may also wish to point out to the store management, that should those irradiated oranges cause any form of illness or disability, then they and the store owners, will probably spend the vast majority of the rest of their lives in a courtroom being taken to the cleaners by their customers.

    • It is only going to get worse and worse globally, until people wake up and stop this mega nuclear disaster, which is just STARTING.

      This is not just Japan's problem, it is a GLOBAL disaster…

      • Homolumina Homolumina

        Good Doctor, how in the world can this global nuclear disaster be stopped – how ? Alone with what we already have and cannot deal with, we are doomed, it doesn't matter anymore if we stop nuclear or not, or am I wrong ? All I can do is watch it to unfold and stand firmly in my place, being of service wherever I can… That is my conclusion after being in this forum for 1.5 years now. Japan will be the demo for the rest of us to study in how we are going down. I am not scared, just sad beyond expression, looking at a dying world that I love with all my heart, nurturing the last spark of hope that glows in the darkness surrounding my soul… miracles happen, and miracles is what we need. And what else shall we do as doing what we know, what we have always done – living our lives, going along with our own agendas. In my mind the male half of our species has managed to take planet earth down, supported by a death oriented religion that discards and demonizes the female, the earth, the body, and promises the desirable "happy life" after death – but only if you follow their exclusive rules and be brainwashed.
        Tears and Hugs – May all beings be free from suffering. May all beings be enlightened.

        • We Not They Finally

          Very sensitive commentary, and YES, miracles can happen. Health itself is based in high and harmonious vibrations, can we only rise above. It's just gotten more and more challenging!

        • Time Is Short Time Is Short

          The 'male' half did this? Oh, please, there was, uh, there was, oh, I know! It was Madame Curie and her damn watch dials. Yeah, that's it.

          Actually, the ability to split the atom came from one particular group. Now, they could have just hidden it away, since so many of them knew what was to come, but off they went, and now we're here.

          It could be said that the brightest of the brightest did this, bringing all life to an end.

          Oh, well, it was fun while it lasted.

          • jwbrent jwbrent

            I believe scientists in Nazi Germany were the first to discover nuclear fission … if so, I don't see how they could have hid their success.

            Of course, Oppenheimer shepherded America's efforts in combating this threat, and after the Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombs, I recall many of the scientists involved in the Manhattan Project—Oppenheimer included—changed their view on the morality of using nuclear weapons.

            What must have that felt like? Man's continual desire to reveal the secrets of the universe, driven by a wartime effort to defeat an abhorred enemy, only to achieve success and then see the consequences to humanity. How does one absolve themselves from the feelings of responsibility for releasing such a horror?

            • We Not They Finally

              My impression is that Oppenheimer did not absolve himself at all. His famous "I am become Death, destryer of worlds" speech is eerie, haunted. He looks like his very soul had been bombed out.

              • We Not They Finally

                But that said, the people who caused THIS (Japan, America covering up, the international nuclear cabal, GE, etc.) seem utterly lacking in conscience.

              • jwbrent jwbrent

                That quote from Hindu scripture came after the successful test at Alamogordo. I believe it was then when he realized his ambition to effect historic scientific achievement had blinded him to the far reaching consequences of his actions. He certainly changed his position after the war on Teller's work on the hydrogen bomb being staunchly against its development.

                • jwbrent jwbrent

                  I do think Oppenheimer left his life feeling he had blood on his hands.

                  • ©DEE N AY MUTATION®

                    He looked so sad at what he had achieved.

                    At least he didn't say "we bring good things to life" like the coward behind the TEPCO scapegoat.


                    If a car had faulty inferior brakes there would be an uproar and a recall. If you go out because time is short to destroy a world; la, la, larrr, all is happy and party on. Seems a bit devilish to me!

                • He sold his soul. He was a talented marketer…a leader of scientists. He had a goal. And he was wrong.

                • ©DEE N AY MUTATION®

                  You would love the Mahabharata it graphically describes atomic warfare and the radioactive fallout from it in great detail centuries before Oppenheimer.

                  The bible speaks of lots wife turning and facing an atomic explosion. Try telling this to sex obsessed religious people that invent sins that were never sins. The destruction of those two cities had nothing to do with sex or sexual identity.

                  Even more ancient texts speak of the evil winds.

                  It seems that history may well be repeating itself. All these warnings passed down time.

                  • PurpleRain PurpleRain

                    Maybe we-collectively – have been here before. If that's the case…we didn't learn anything since that last go around.

                    • We Not They Finally

                      True. Writings discovered from many ancient civilizations apparently suggest cataclysms that may have been nuclear.

                      Wasn't just The Great Flood at all. Revelation even refers to a whole world going down overnight. Unclear that that was not in the ancient past.

              • yep, seems like the Devil entered his body as he "gave up" with admission of the I have become death phrase

                "and we all felt like that"

                sheesh, at least that means, he felt like that.

            • Time Is Short Time Is Short

              "…driven by a wartime effort to defeat an abhorred enemy…"?

              No, we were partners:

              'Nazi Nexus', by Edwin Black (nominated for 10 Pulitzer Prizes)


              • jwbrent jwbrent

                Thank you for the link. I was referring to scientists in my statement, not corporations.

                • Time Is Short Time Is Short

                  Are you referring to the scientists that were kidnapped and brought to the US to continue their research?

                  'Operation Paperclip'


                  • jwbrent jwbrent

                    Actually, I was thinking of the scientists that gladly went to Los Alamos to work with Oppenheimer. Thank you again for the link; obviously, this topic is of high interest to you.

                    • jwbrent jwbrent

                      For those interested, there was a great PBS miniseries about Oppenheimer done in the early 80s. It is available on DVD <a href=“http://www.amazon.com/Oppenheimer-Sam-Waterston/dp/B0019MFY3G/ref=sr_1_1?s=movies-tv&ie=UTF8&qid=1405717478&sr=1-1&keywords=oppenheimer”>here.</a>

                      Sam Waterston played Oppenheimer and did a spectacular job showcasing the nuances of this sometimes enigmatic man. Most of what I know about Oppenheimer is from watching this series several times as well as reading the book that I believe it was based upon—America's Children by James Thackara.

                      The DVD includes an interview with Oppenheimer from the early 60s sharing his thoughts on the Manhattan Project.

                      I readily admit that I am not an expert on this period of American history, just a fan.

                    • Time Is Short Time Is Short

                      Many were kidnapped. They were Germans and wanted to help rebuild their country. The US had other ideas.

                      Stuck in the middle of the New Mexico desert, with no place to run. They traded one set of slavemasters for another.

                      Remember, the Nazis didn't lose. The German people lost. The Nazis have done very well for themselves over the years since.

                  • We Not They Finally

                    TIS, I doubt that they had to be "kidnapped." It's called ""making a deal."

          • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

            Speaking of female greed…
            “Lady Barbara Judge is just back from inspecting the nuclear plants at Fukushima in Japan,…”

        • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

          There are women in the government, the Congress, the nuclear industry who are all complicit. There are plenty of women I wouldn't choose to have as a ruler. Dr. Stein of the Green Party, I do vote for. But Hillary? All the women supporters of nuclear industry have equally taken us down and all the women who do not actively try to stop nuclear energy.

          • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

            Women Changing the Face of Nuclear Industry
            Choosing Careers in Nuclear Science and Technology

            Profiles of Exceptional Women in Nuclear Energy

          • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

            The Woman Behind the Bomb
            “…In this company the name Lise Meitner has diminished to a footnote.
            “Yet in her day she had a reputation as one of Germany's best experimentalists. Einstein fondly referred to her as "our Marie Curie." Meitner's perceptive realization that atomic nuclei can be split in half was the first step in a cascading set of discoveries that would relentlessly lead to the atomic bomb. But, in the midst of these revelations, Meitner had to flee from Nazi Germany, which cut her off from her laboratory and colleagues. While this exile saved her life, it cost her the Nobel Prize and a prominent niche in many annals of physics.
            “Fortunately, attention is gradually being refocused on this remarkable woman. Richard Rhodes devoted an appreciable section in The Making of the Atomic Bomb to Meitner's work on nuclear fission. And now Ruth Lewin Sime, a chemist at Sacramento City College, has written the definitive scientific biography of Meitner, a riveting and masterful account of a scientist's steadfast devotion to physics. Sims blends the science and history with seamless ease. Even though decades have passed since the collapse of the Third Reich, Sime's extensive research offers fresh insights on the devastating legacy of Nazism's distortion of the scientific truth.
            “Born in Vienna in 1878, Meitner was one of eight children; her father was among the first group of Jewish men to practice law in Austria. As with Curie (but rare for a woman at the turn…

            • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

              As with Curie (but rare for a woman at the turn of the century), the intellectual atmosphere that surrounded Meitner as a child nurtured her scientific proclivity. Only the second woman to obtain a doctoral degree in physics at the University of Vienna, she was soon drawn into the novel study of radioactivity. …”

              • PurpleRain PurpleRain

                Why in hell are you blaming this on women??? War is a man's game! You sicken me by blaming women!

                • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

                  I'm not blaming women. I'm just saying that women are equally responsible. And if we want to get rid of nuclear energy and weapons we need both men and women. There are as many evil women and evil men. The evil men all have mothers, and most have wives.

                  • We Not They Finally

                    And that said, excessive testoterone has never helped. And that is not women's forte.

                    Women GENERALLY (there are always exceptions — it's a continuum) temper, mold and harmoniz e extreme aggression. Though we've needed alot of aggressive drive to get things done in the world. As always, it's a balance, not a blame factory. At the same time, YES, this world is way over-weighted onto a destructive male side. We always seem to wind up at war!

                • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

                  All the women in the US Congress except one voted for the Iraq War. And most of the men had wives, and none of them protested the war that I know of. There are women who are pacifists, but there are also men.

                  Look at Margaret Thatcher, for example.

                  • PurpleRain PurpleRain

                    Sorry if I have over-reacted. It's just that I'm still bristling mad about the Hobby-Lobby decision, the GOP war on women, all this crap about bringing the political discussion "down" to a woman's level, etc… so, I don't mean to take it out on you or your valuable input to the discussions here. (I think Margaret Thatcher would be VERY PRO NUKE), … I'm proud of Chancellor Andrea Merkle….. and or but. I give women of science credit for their contributions. In many ways they just didn't comprehend the future and what it would bring about and no one can blame them for that part of history. But I do agree with Dr Helen Caldicott that nuke missiles and rockets are a male-sexual issue underlying all of this too.

                    • lucius.cornelius

                      Rockets and missiles aren't the shape they are because its a similar shape to a penis. They are that shape due to aerodynamics and launch systems.

                    • HoTaters HoTaters

                      Yeah, just check out the shape of a Mark I reactor in a schematic or graphic portrayal. A pretty obvious male thing.

                    • HoTaters HoTaters

                      RE: the Mark i, "I say dear, it has BALLS."

                    • HoTaters HoTaters

                      OK, well maybe it's just a Freudian thing.

                    • PurpleRain PurpleRain

                      Getting off topic..but just want to respond to lucius cornelius…it's not the phallic-shape…it's the 'power'… but it's also pretty obvious that nuke containment vessels seem very female-gender-oriented too.

                    • Time Is Short Time Is Short

                      "The Obelisk is an ancient phallic symbol of the male energy and solar energy. Obelisks were originally erected in honor of the sun god. That connection comes from Egyptian worship of the Phallus. The phallus was a sculptured representation of the male organ of generation. The worship of it is said to have originated in Egypt. Osiris, the sun god was killed by Typhon and cut up into 14 pieces. When Isis, the moon goddess [wife to Osiris] heard this, she searched and found all the parts of his body except his phallus. She buried all the parts and built a column [obelisk] as a symbol of his erected phallus, the missing part, and worshipped it."

                      Look familiar?


              • nedlifromvermont

                The best part about Lise Meitner was that she harbored no ill will toward Strassman … even though she was hounded out of Germany to Denmark and then to England … she eventually won a Nobel and walked to the stage in Stockholm … with Strassman telling him to be strong "lest they think that we're old"

                Great woman, great scientist, too bad the work she did helped to lead us down the nuclear road to hell we are on …

          • Time Is Short Time Is Short

            '[Hillary] Clinton lobbies for US firm in Czech nuclear bid'

            "US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton sought to persuade Czech leaders on Monday to choose American firm Westinghouse over a Russian competitor for a $10 billion nuclear power project that is the country’s biggest-ever public energy bid."

            But, Westinghouse an 'American' firm?

            "Westinghouse, a unit of Japanese firm Toshiba Corp,…"


            • PurpleRain PurpleRain

              She does worry me…and I'm sure any Japanese firm is still subservient/some subsidiary of America…..

              I'm not meaning to male bash either. Please don't get me wrong or misunderstand my point. There are many brave, honorable, sincere good men out there. However, I do think that we do need more women with a different point of view in leadership roles around the globe.

            • We Not They Finally

              You see? That's why we might be left with NO ONE to vote for in 2016….

              • Time Is Short Time Is Short

                And voting isn't rigged why?

                "It doesn't matter who votes, it's who counts the votes that matter".
                – Josef Stalin

                Voting is nothing more than a poll for the elite at this point. We get who/what they want.

                • Time Is Short Time Is Short

                  "I am a most unhappy man. I have unwittingly ruined my country. A great industrial nation is controlled by its system of credit. Our system of credit is concentrated. The growth of the nation, therefore, and all our activities are in the hands of a few men. We have come to be one of the worst ruled, one of the most completely controlled and dominated Governments in the civilized world no longer a Government by free opinion, no longer a Government by conviction and the vote of the majority, but a Government by the opinion and duress of a small group of dominant men." -Woodrow Wilson

                  All this from a retiring US President, who knew full well he helped push the final nail in the coffin when he signed the Federal Reserve Act. This was his confession, not just a comment he made.

          • Homolumina Homolumina

            Dear Anne, I need to say something here: if you as a women in the western male societies want to be independent and empowered the only chance you have is to play by the rules of the males. I did and know what I am talking about. I was a guy in a mini skirt playing their game. And in order to make it you as a woman have to be many more times better that the lousiest male in your field – so – what does that make us ? Patriarchal whores, right ? What other choices do we have ? You tell me…

            • mutante mutante

              You ol' man hater. Your song & dance is getting old & tiresome. it's a form of discrimination, and I am sick of it.

            • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

              This of off-topic. How dare you call me a whore. I am not a whore, I have never been a whore. And I will never be a whore. There are now more women enrolled at universities than men. We need equality, nothing more.

              • zogerke zogerke

                OT: time out. homolumina, please be careful with what you infer towards others. it is not just unintitiated males. The humans suffer from racism and classism too, greed and the failures of privilege. compassion will not remove greed, even if it gentles it in the immediate circle of the greedy…People here can have different perspectives, theologies and belief systems. If you feel bad about your time doing work as a 'male in a miniskirt' do not project it on others. I was a female in trousers operating jackhammers and bulldozers, and i was never anything other than what i am: female. Female is a huge category, as is Male. We. Are. Human.

                Anne, i do not believe anyone is calling you a woman who charges for intimacy!

                Back on point.

        • How about that lying Tammy woman at the WIPP townhall?

          How about the NRC lady who has massive conflicts of interest, and promotes nuclear as she is supposed to regulate it.

          I am sick and tired of male bashing. Admittedly males have done more of the dirtywork, but as you see in the last decade as women and minorities have been promoted upward, they are latching onto the corruption and power trips with gusto!

        • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

          Male bashers are trying to defeat the anti-nuclear movement. We have too many TEPCO employees or advocates of the nuclear industry on this website.

          And this whole topic is off-topic and as usual disrupting a very important topic: the necessity to evacuate Tokyo.

          Please have some sympathy for the men, women, and children of Japan.

          • We Not They Finally

            Am TOTALLY for evacuating Tokyo. From the get-go.

          • We Not They Finally

            By the same token, a lawsuit to at least evacuate CHILDREN from northern Japan was tossed out of court without even a hearing. What groups would even have the POWER to push this?

          • zogerke zogerke

            continued OT with apologies: not with you there anne. truly, i know people, men and women, you would call 'male-bashers' and the ones i know are deeply anti nuke. in fact they are environmental activists with great integrity who hate how the patriarchal system is destroying the earth, and they study and educate on stats about men's violence towards women around the world, in almost all cultures, and right here…analyze how religious texts (from multi religious backgrounds) support subjugating females….and extrapolate to rejecting all organized religion…rejecting corporate structures…sometimes even rejecting the nuclear family as a unit they want anything to do with. What they hold in common, at least in my experience, is a strong anti nuke and pro environmental, pro women and children first, pro love and compassion, bias. they see the earth as female and see it being raped by patriarchy.
            I think we all contain good and bad in us and it is up to us to choose what we act in support of. Our values and choices are not essentially bound to our 'body parts' though they are deeply influenced by how we are raised and treated day to day.

        • HoTaters HoTaters

          Homolumina, respectfully I'm a member of that religious group I think you're referring to and was always taught to me mankind was supposed to be a good steward on the earth. The "don't worry, ignore it, you'll just be beamed up into your wonderful heavenly new life" thing is a really strange, alien concept to me. It was never a part of my belief system, anyway.

          Have not atrocities, war, bloodshed, evil occurred everywhere, in every culture on earth?

          Maybe there are a few notable exceptions. The Hopi people and their peaceful ways may be one of the notable exceptions.

          All I'm asking is please don't vilify people you don't know, especially if you really don't know much about their belief system.

      • papacares papacares

        @DrG – love your comments and website over all these years, please pray tell us how this mega nuke disaster can be stopped? If know you deserve the highest honor of all for saving this planet from destruction – when this disaster started in 2011 a Japanese physicist posted a video on youtube about how this event will only grow out of control ending with the destruction of Japan. The final images of the video were of a young Japanese family holding on to each other at the edge of a precipice surrounded by constant radiation fog. This family was trying to decide if it would be best to die a slow death or to end it quickly as the physicist looked on apologizing to them for the destruction he had caused. – have looked for this video for the past year as it was very powerful but it appears to have been removed. Anyone out there remember it, have a link or perhaps copied it? Thanks and Peace out to all

          • papacares papacares

            @O-W, Thanks, yes that is what the one referred to used to make the vid that came out shortly after 3/11 – the one I 1st saw had the funky Mt Fuji scene removed and started with the guy in the suit saying, "6 nuclear reactors have exploded" part – they had also dubbed in English rather than subtitles – tried to open the link you have so graciously provided, site says video currently unavailable – here is another site (not in English) that opened, not sure how long it will remain open once it gets known on enenews
            still looking for the one posted 3 years ago. Towards the end of the vid the young man beating at the radiation fog with his hands in frustration speaks volumes.
            Who would have thought a movie made in 1990 would actually be what we are living today. We Were Warned

            • papacares papacares

              All enenewsers – everyone should see this video posted one month ago and currently showing only 27 views – it is a vivid portrayal of things to come from a movie made in 1990 – the scientist in the drama even explains what the visible colors you are now seeing in the sky represent – this is your future
              thanks again or-well

              • DUDe DisasterInterpretationDissorder

                Its in Belgium too , with full moon you can see those "beautyfull" mix of smog and radioactif colors most of the night on the horizon..
                "inane lies " i'm seeïng…

              • Angela_R

                papacares, a fascinating clip from 1990
                how prophetic…that ability to 'see'.

                Yet the old film clip of Oppenheimer shows he knew, way back then, that Pandora's box had been opened. But what is even more remarkable is that mankind was told centuries ago.

                Well, they have studied the benefits of positive energy, (once referred to as 'faith')
                But what rests at the bottom of Pandora's box?
                It is called – Hope

              • bo bo

                Yes ! Papacares, or-well !
                I was looking for this clip. Pinksailmat talked about it but swore it's been removed from youtube after 3/11. Thank you 🙂

                • or-well

                  bo, I may be able to see a few things you or papacares can't. I have no trouble finding the entire Mt Fuji In Red subtitled exactly in full as papacares described it – the family cliffside at the end, the suit guy jumps, the smoke rolls in, the Dad frantically and uselessly waving his jacket at it…

        • Stay positive, focus on and imagine a bright hopeful future for humankind. It will happen, one way or the other.. Use your power of imagination and put positive feelings behind it; joy, peace, happiness.. Imagine this future when you are happy.. It is our destiny and birthright, and it is why we are here.

          The answers are all there, or will be provided.

          The first step is to shut down all nuclear reactors.

          It is much like an addict.. the addict has to stop using FIRST, and then ask for help. He or she will get it and recovery is almost always possible.

          Nuclear is like that.. the addict is lying to themselves and to everyone else, but cannot stop because it feels so good; power high, money high, status high, energy monopoly, etc.

          There are multiple ways once the shutdown happens that the mess can and will be cleaned up rapidly, but first the addict has to hit bottom.

          The bottom has not been hit yet.

          Of course, there are also other possibilities like the 100th monkey consciousness shift, but it is not worth waiting for.

          Whatever the mind of man can conceive, man can achieve
          Napolean Hill

          Einstein said that our most powerful faculty is imagination, not logic

          Imagine a positive future for the whole world, hold to that and be a spiritual warrior, fighting on that level..

          Add prayer if you desire and have time.. for more effect.

          It does not take that many people..

      • moonshellblue moonshellblue

        YES Doc if only the PTB would wrap their heads around this and start acting with humanity but they want the wheels of cash to keep turning and can't seem to come to terms with this disaster which is understandable as it is truly unreal, devastating and no end in sight. I'm by no means condoning their behavior but I do realize the difficulty and implications. If only we could just shut down all the nukes but unfortunately it's not that simple. Germany has started but until we develop an effective way of storing or better yet destroying the enormous amounts of waste. On never mind this is so very frustrating.

        • We Not They Finally

          MORE than "frustrating." If every dollar in the world were right now put into storing and/or destroying nuclear waste, that would still be an endless task complicated by ongoing escalating emissions. It would be fantastically better than NOTHING being put into it, of course it would! But instead, we keep heading in the wrong direction.

          And if the U.S. does not take a lead role in denouncing nuclear power, it's hopeless. But no one in power will do it, it seems. First we were furious about Obama doing nothing but cover-ups and black-outs and turning off radiation monitors. But even he is just a puppet. Who is steering the Titantic? Frustration could never describe it. "Globalism" has turned out to be a horrifying monster.

  • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

    A Tokyo doctor who has moved to western Japan urges fellow doctors to promote radiation protection: A message from Dr. Mita to his colleagues in Kodaira, Tokyo

    “…The keyword here is ‘long-term low-level internal irradiation.” This differs greatly from medical irradiation or simple external exposure to radiation.’…
    ” I recommend all of you to watch the NHK program, “ETV special: Chernobyl nuclear accident: Report from a contaminated land”, which is available on Internet….
    “Their experience tells them that Tokyo should no longer be inhabited, and that those who insist on living in Tokyo must take regular breaks in safer areas….”

    • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

      ETV special: Chernobyl nuclear accident: Report from a contaminated land
      [Google translation] “1st 2014.4.20 way to the NHK Special series decommissioning
      "Endless radioactivity" containment "struggle" (first half)

      I wonder can we imagine, the weight of the time a few decades -.
      TEPCO Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant that caused the world's worst accident of the Great East Japan Earthquake level of three years ago, reactor three that meltdown. In the field, working to remove the nuclear fuel that burn through, to dismantle the reactor was charged with strong radioactive substance of "decommissioning" is about to begin at last. Do you follow what the course really, it is "decommissioning" a nuclear reactor three, that is fed back to residents who evacuated, attempt unprecedented in human history example, thoroughly over a long period of time at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant a "decommissioning" record. I to start from April a large series facing scientific, social issues. Part 1, will explore "decommissioning" or how endless work, Saigetsu a few decades is what effect the society and people. Is "Senshinchi" of decommissioning, the United States and Chernobyl, Three Mile Island nuclear power plant also thorough coverage, NHK were obtained valuable internal video related to decommissioning. Put the camera in decommissioning work at the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant, and stare at the scene of struggle in the "containment of…

    • We Not They Finally

      Dr. Mita's nod to INTERNAL radiation is critical. No matter how tiny the ingested particle, if it sticks to tissue or bone inside the body, it's a constant emitter in that one location that leads to cancer. That total mis-education needs to be totally reversed. I applaud this doctor who knows that the DOCTORS have to speak out to save the populace.

    • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

      “…The term ‘body burden’ was used to describe the amount of radioactive material present to a human body, which acts as aninternal and ongoing source of radiation…
      “Exposure to plutonium was linked to cancers, brain tumors, and reproductive disorders, but plutonium was determined to be most dangerous when taken into the lungs. Particles of plutonium weighing 10 micrograms or less can easily be inhaled.
      “Robert Stone, head of the Plutonium Project Health Division at the Met Lab in Chicago, made the first estimate of a permissible plutoniumbody burden. He set the limit at 5 micrograms. In July 1945, scientists at Los Alamos reduced that standard by a factor of five, to 1 microgram. In 1949, in the wake of the disturbing new results from animal testing, representatives from the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada at the Tripartite Permissible Dose Conference set aneven stricter standard: they agreed that the maximum body burden for plutonium should be 0.1 microgram (p. 177)…”
      Iversen, Kristen, Full Body Burder: Growing up in the Nuclear Shadow of Rocky Flats (2012)

    • clamshellernh clamshellernh

      Yes I tried to watch it but can't figure out how to translate it , do you know how vanne ?

      • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

        Japan Physician: I hope adults will leave Tokyo, not just children — Strange things happening — Medications don’t seem to work — Rare diseases increasing dramatically (VIDEO)

      • We Not They Finally

        VaanaV, the previous link you gave to Dr. Mita from November, 2011 is excellent, though he is still somewhat cautious. Note that he never uses the word "leukemia." I wonder if he were giving the same talk today, there might be some serious edits. It's hard to imagine that severe decreases in white blood cell counts does not lead to BLOOD disease.

        • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

          I think leukemia has elevated white blood cell counts. Low counts can lead to cancer.

          • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

            Looks like I'm wrong.

            Leukopenia: A low white blood cell count. A decrease in the production of functional leukocytes (white blood cells) weakens the body's immune defense, which can make you more prone to infections.

          • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

            Not wrong after all:

            A high white blood cell count usually indicates:
            • An increased production of white blood cells to fight an infection
            • A reaction to a drug that increases white blood cell production
            • A disease of bone marrow, causing abnormally high production of white blood cells
            • An immune system disorder that increases white blood cell production
            Specific causes of high white blood cell count include:
            1. Acute lymphocytic leukemia
            2. Acute myelogenous leukemia (AML)
            3. Allergy, especially severe allergic reactions
            4. Chronic lymphocytic leukemia
            5. Chronic myelogenous leukemia
            6. Drugs, such as corticosteroids and epinephrine
            7. Myelofibrosis
            8. Certain bacterial infections
            9. Certain viral infections
            10. Polycythemia vera
            11. Rheumatoid arthritis
            12. Smoking
            13. Stress, such as severe emotional or physical stress
            14. Tuberculosis
            15. Whooping cough

            • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

              I am wrong;

              Low white blood cell count
              By Mayo Clinic Staff
              A low white blood cell count usually is caused by one of the following:
              • Viral infections that temporarily disrupt bone marrow function
              • Congenital disorders characterized by diminished bone marrow function
              • Cancer or other diseases that damage bone marrow
              • Autoimmune disorders that destroy white blood cells or bone marrow cells
              • Overwhelming infections that use up white blood cells faster than they can be produced
              • Drugs that destroy white blood cells or damage bone marrow
              Specific causes of low white blood cell count include:
              1. Aplastic anemia
              2. Certain medications, such as antibiotics and diuretics
              3. Chemotherapy
              4. HIV/AIDS
              5. Hypersplenism, a premature destruction of blood cells by the spleen
              6. Infectious diseases
              7. Kostmann's syndrome, a congenital disorder involving low neutrophil production
              8. Leukemia
              9. Lupus
              10. Malnutrition
              11. Myelodysplastic syndromes
              12. Myelokathexis, a congenital disorder involving failure of neutrophils to enter the bloodstream
              13. Other autoimmune disorders
              14. Other congenital disorders
              15. Parasitic diseases
              16. Radiation therapy
              17. Vitamin deficiencies

          • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

            “Neutropenia is an abnormally low level of neutrophils, a type of white blood cell. All white blood cells help the body fight infection. Neutrophils fight infection by destroying harmful bacteria and fungi (such as yeast) that invade the body. People who have neutropenia are at increased risk for developing serious infections because they do not have enough neutrophils to destroy harmful microorganisms that cause disease. Some degree of neutropenia occurs in about half of people with cancer who are receiving chemotherapy, and it is a common side effect in people with leukemia. ….”

            • Time Is Short Time Is Short

              Great info, VaaneV. This is what starts our downward path when exposed to the Fukushima radiation, resulting in hundreds of problems besides cancer.

              This is why radiation kills the kids first, then the weaker older people.

              The world is going to watch the youngest children die off while the older humans get sick slower.

              • Yes, TIS and VanneV. Thx so much for bringing this up again. It needs saying a thousand times. YOur lists and scenarios ARE what is primarily caused by low level radiation exposure and NOT just cancer. Cancer generally comes last with the exception of some blood cancers in children. Right now it is the weakening of starfish to fight off a bacterium, and this in turn then starves the fish which then depletes the food supply for all, including humans, while the food acts as a carrier of radioisotopes, which for all life, including humans creates a circumstance of larger and larger populations who are finding it difficult to maintain health. Even those humans with access to all the good things of a high tech society like abundant food and water and certain medical support will be challenged to not have some kind of chronic illness. It is the price we are demanding that all life pay for our creating sciences and technologies which allow us to exploit the world in ways that are devoid of consequence or responsibility.

            • We Not They Finally

              Which may mean that large numbers of children already have leukemia, officially diagnosed or not. I believe that strontium may be a main culprit with that, might have to re-check.

    • Dr. Anne Lee Tomlinson Maziar VanneV

      Doctor Calls For Evacuation of Japan
      “Dr. Shigeru Mita, Mita Clinic in Tokyo: Our patients mostly come from Tokyo, Chiba, Kanagawa, Saitama, and other Northern Kanto areas.
      The pediatricians' general textbook says that reference value of neutrophil [the most abundant type of white blood cells, essential part of immune system] for healthy children (6-12 years old) is […] 4000, but it has shifted to 2500. It is lower than the threshold value of 3000. I think this points at a serious problem.”
      Strange things happening — Medications don’t seem to work — Rare diseases increasing dramatically
      November 12, 2013

      • Angela_R

        Yes VanneV, we need both red AND white blood cells.
        Even before March 2011, the purported oxygen level in Tokyo was low, and it is likely to be low in every large city.

        People need oxygenated blood, and personally I suspect that it is that lack that will make it hard to fight infections. Damage to the bone marrow from radiation, depletion of oxygen (which will occur from the release of radionuclides) and not just oxygen…these are the areas of doctors and chemists.
        I suspect that way back in the 1950's, probably before, had people listened to the chemists, nuclear energy would have been squashed. But powerful energy was the 'god' of that time and it appears, still is.

        Now? Your EPA is attempting to police 500,000 hazardous substances, with laws being written that failed to address those concerns.
        Ask the chemists? My imagination can only wonder how they possibly could have remained sane when confronted with such stupidity.

        • We Not They Finally

          Unclear what the EPA gets to "police." Fracking alone is legally protected from disclosure. But the EPA (which maybe before Bush-Cheney was at least somewhat protective) has greatly broken down, as evidenced by the new outrageous raise in so-called "safe" radiation to post-lethal levels. It's not just that they do nothing — they positively do harm! Like the Environmental Poisoning Agency.

  • Japanese singer Kazuyoshi Saito does a great song about "It has all been a lie"

    Radiation fly up in the air
    Radiation dive under the water
    They really are pricks

    Commemorated here—

  • SadieDog

    Hey, Bo, can you check this out. Am trying to check out this Dr. Thanks. Is this his clinic?

  • OldFool

    The radiation is in the food supply, no doubt. The radiation is in the dust (one picogram of Sr-90 emits almost 5.2 becquerels, and dust particles weighing only micrograms could easily put out millions of becquerels). And then there is the black dust from the fuel cores. And the wind blows the dust around. How much longer can this info be suppressed?

  • danger kitty danger kitty

    Dr. Mita- thank you for braving the Japanese secrecy laws.
    .Could the harsh new realities of our world be any clearer? Madness brought us here beyond sadness. Chaos lies just outside that door Abeshitezu, your choice. Truth or fascism? In all of history, one of those two choices always fails.

    • We Not They Finally

      Dr. Mita says he's been practicing for over 50 years, so he is maybe about 75 years old? Sometimes it's the bravery of those who have already weathered so much, that brings people to their senses. What a fabulous human being he is to be doing this in the face of such cruel opponents. And he is right — it is DOCTORS who need to speak out, to spearhead evacuation efforts by revealing medical results.

      • or-well

        You are incorrect. He does not say that. This is how mis-info spreads. Read it more carefully.

      • alasanon

        AMEN! I don't know if they have to take the Hippocratic Oath in Japan to become a physician, but I'm sure there is a similar requirement and ethics baselines. It's also just about intellectual integrity! How can you dedicate half your life to the disciplines of science and medicine to gain admission, earn the terminal degree, pass Boards, complete your residency, maintain certification, establish a practice and YET DENY the Medical Truth that you see everyday???… He just represents a very good, competent doctor and they won't be able to wipe out the profession. A lot of doctors actually LOVE MEDICINE and being able to heal & care for people!!

  • Govt. Had 1 Million Potassium Iodide – KI Pills Available, But Refused To Hand Them Out After 3/11 Fukushima Mega Nuclear Disaster; via @AGreenRoad

    • We Not They Finally

      Well, these are major-league criminals who are responsible for every thyroid canceer caused by their deliberate negligence. All they had to do was say it was precautionary. And BTW, potassium iodide pills are CHEAP.

    • Rodo

      I think someone became very rich making those pills.
      Why where they never handed? Do they even have 1.000.000 pils?
      The pharmaceutic industry is corrupt. We all know this. I think we payed tax money for pils that where never produced in those bigg numbers.

  • melting mermaid melting mermaid

    Overwhelming sadness for the people of Japan and everyone downwind. God bless the good doctor.

    • We Not They Finally

      God bless him and may people LISTEN. It takes DOCTORS revealing MEDICAL results to get this to shift. Ordinary people could outright die and they'll call it just "anecdotes" or "fear-mongering." He has medical test results. And he is right — it is the DOCTORS' job — not to be obedient to their evil masters, but to be responsible for public health.

      BTW, they seem to have turned Fukushima Medical University into a training ground for Dr. Mengeles. Those doctors need to revolt! No one will do it for them and no one CAN do it for them.

    • Time Is Short Time Is Short

      Yes, melting mermaid, everyone downwind. All 8+ billion of us.

  • Inept Governments who spend money they don't have to protect their own power and priveledge, use nuclear power to effectively steal from the future, at huge cost to society.

  • PhilipUpNorth PhilipUpNorth

    External exposure.
    Nuclear core soot, called "black substance", fell throughout central Japan.
    Black nuclear core soot collected on roads, parks, and playgrounds; it is, truly, everywhere.
    Incineration spread contamination around.
    "Support by Eating" meant Fukushima fruit, vegies, and meat continued to be consumed.

    Many here on ENEnews urged evacuation of Tokyo after 3/11/2011.
    When that didn't happen, 'Newsers pronounced Tokyo, and all of Japan, "toast."
    Now these people are finished.
    Walking dead.
    Just pause to comprehend 50,000,000 casualties.
    The kiddies are taught that everyone will have cancer.
    Cancer is now considered a normal part of life.
    Think about how bad this is going to get.
    The sick caring for the dying.

    Olympics in Tokyo in 2020?
    Doubt this very much.
    Long before 2020, it will be clear to everyone what has happened there.

    Still haven't found those 3 missing cores, have you, TEPCO?
    Still haven't isolated those cores from the groundwater flowing underneath those Reactors, have you, TEPCO?
    Tick, tock, tick, tock, TEPCO.
    Time is running out for Japan, and for all Pacific Ocean peoples.

  • TheBigPicture TheBigPicture

    One nuclear plant taking out a country. And for no reason.

    • We Not They Finally

      "No reason"? Actually, it's always been for the SAME (bad) "reason": War!! Who here even believes any of the "Atoms for Peace" crap any more? NPP's have always been the handmaidens of the weapons industry.

      Then the greed became so overblown and institutionalized, that increaasing lies were spread to protect it. Then Fukushima was what? An "unintended consequence"? That's the LEAST that might be said of it. But it's still the end game of WAR games.

      Why could we never do anything sane, like take a worldwide vote on who wants the human race to be warlike and who wants it to be peaceful? Or how to curtail the monsters in our midst? Now I wonder why sanity has been turned into such a dangerous option. This doctor in Japan is laudably and humanely SANE. Yet he may also be an endangered species.

    • Not just a country… this could be global, via plutonium..

      The incubation clock is running, ticking..

      We will see..

  • Speedy

    This article made me think of this:

    Breathe deep the gathering gloom,
    Watch lights fade from every room.
    Bedsitter people look back and lament,
    Another day's useless energy spent.

    Courtesy of the Moody Blues…


  • PhilipUpNorth PhilipUpNorth

    Boycott everything made in Japan.
    The products are probably radioactive anyway.

    Don't visit Japan.
    It is too dangerous to go there.

    Make Japan behave in a responsible way.
    Boycott Japan.

    • +1000

      And DIVEST of any investments that do business in Japan… Put your money into renewable energy, carbon free…

      This is the time to take massive actions.

      Wake up, or die.. That is where we are at.

      Freedom of will and freedom of choice…

      Have we hit bottom yet?

      No…. not yet. The gathering gloom will probably get much darker before the light breaks through and people awaken.

      The future is bright and hopeful, but we must CHOOSE it and then take massive action to reach it.

      We are the ones we have been waiting for.

      It is up to each of us.

      • nedlifromvermont

        Nicely stated: A Hero's Challenge in the Radioactive Era!

        from our own Dr. G.

        we're going to have to be prepared to go on t.v., radio, wherever there is a microphone … and the message must somehow be positive, and hopeful … somehow mirthful … as in "You always wanted to know how the world would end? Well now we know; as has been predicted by our wise anti-nuclear forbears, who were helpless to stop the momentum of the civilian nuclear power juggernaut."

        A favorite quote from my research on the history of civilian nuclear power: (I forget who said it … a utility exec somewhere …) "We are being launched into the nuclear power age not on the basis of science but on the basis of insurance policy!" (referring to the fraudulent and unconstitutional Price Anderson Act which should be brought before the Supreme Court for review, post Fukushima …

        Give the black-robed nine the chance to make utter fools of themselves in reaffirming the positive aspect of nuclear power, even though the public has to ensure it for any damages protection it may have … (pennies on the dollar!!)

        The first re-authorization of P-A Act, in 1975, was hotly debated …

        In 2005, during the Cheney-Bush era, it was rushed through for a twenty(!) year period, under the cover of night, last item passed by a skeleton crew right before the Christmas break … no news … no news …

        As I said before: "The Mendacity of Big Nuke Knows No Bounds" …

        peace …

    • We Not They Finally

      Us, we would never again buy any foodstuffs (or anything else) from Japan. But what we've also tried to do (which others can also do — very easy!) is go to the management of stores like Trader Joe's, Whole Foods, Costco's, that are supposed to market great food, and advise them to take their Japanese products (soy sauce in Trader Joe's, sushi in Whole Foods, green tea at Costco's) off the shelves! Telling them politely but firmly, to please don't poison their customers!

      that said, I tend to think that we've accomplished nothing, at least thus far — it's just that we all have to somehow start thinking bigger than just ourselves (as I'm sure you appreciate and concur.)

      • good idea 🙂

        To make that more powerful, take along a pancake radiation detector and find something from japan that is radioactive; it makes the point that much more powerful.

        Check anything from japan for radiation; cars, parts, electronics, etc…

      • MoonlightEmpire MoonlightEmpire

        After boycotting Japan, consider boycotting every product from California (and the rest of the West Coast states) because they are just as nuke-laden, not to mention the "legal" poisons and chemicals used on and AROUND the crops.

        There are also a lot of products sold–on the East coast of the US–that come from Mexico, which are surely as bad or worse than from California.

        Not to mention the standard practice of so-called "organic" growers to use fish-emulsion and other ocean products as "fertilizers" on their land…effectively transferring huge amounts of Cs/Sr/Pu/Am from ocean products into vegetable and meat products that otherwise wouldn't have had them.

        There is no safe food in the world of Nuclear, period. The best you can do is steward your own, be anti-nuclear, boycott, and hope for the best.

        • Time Is Short Time Is Short

          California didn't get the worst of it. It comes in to the Pacific Northwest, then along the Canadian border until it hits the end of the Rockies, where it gets blown south and distributed throughout the mid-west.

          Follow the jetstream. That's all that's necessary.

          The food coming out of the mid-west is far more contaminated than anything California is putting out.

          Also look at a map of NPPs in the US. The overwhelming majority are east of the Mississippi River. All that tritium over the years blowing in the jetstream, contaminating the entire east.

          The real question is, what are people going to do when they realize ALL our food and the water we drink is radioactive? Add to that the US exports the bulk of the world's food.

          This is what .gov is afraid of, and they will go to any length to prevent it from happening.

          • nevertheless, Cali got hit pretty hard, EPA data showing lots of uranium, and thus plutonium, and all the other usual suspects.

            Garden food sampling shows nothing above background in midwest.

          • MoonlightEmpire MoonlightEmpire

            TIS: Agreed, especially about there being so many more NPPs as you move East through the U.S.

            I'm not trying to fuel an argument about who has the least contaminated land (those debates can get very heated), but rather to make it clear that, as the wind flows West to East, the west coast of the U.S. is geologically first.

            The only way to be a little more sure of depositions is to have very good testing…something in very short supply at the moment. That being said, I refuse to buy anything from the west coast, or the midwest.

            If my land in the east is more contaminated than the Mid or the West, then I will eat from my land and that of my neighbors until I become the nuclear industry's next kill.

            In my opinion, even if there were no rads at all, I would be morally corrupt to purchase from locations distant from me because of the support my money would give to the mining industry, coal, fossil fuels, plastics, car companies, and more. To support one of them is often to support them all.

            For instance, Toshiba aint just making TVs…Toyota aint just makin Trucks…Mitsubishi aint just making VCR's…and on and on. To purchase any of these products is to support the nuclear cartel.

          • Radiation does not work in the form of a 'blanket'.

            It works in the form of patches, and hot spots.

            Some areas are ok, others are hot, depending on many factors.

            Plutonium went all the way around the world, at low levels, but it was found and measured in Lithuania.

            The US is upwind, so it got a higher dose.

            Where it rained downwind and after FUKU, hot spots are found.

            Follow the jet stream..

        • We Not They Finally

          N.E., SERIOUS problem about boycotting California produce: It's the breadbasket of half the country!! So once people do that (if they do,) then there are food shortages and panics. Everyone caught needing to eat….

          Well, unless or until Monsanto "helpfully" steps in. It's a bad sci-fi plot where at first it seems like everyone is fed and then everyone dies. Captain Kirk discovers the folly of the ancient, now extinct race, in the 24th century….

      • PurpleRain PurpleRain

        Do we write anonymous letters?

  • Sol Man

    The sacred covenant between the universe and parents has been broken. It is the love that requires parents to protect their children from harm, as much as this can be done. But, the reality of radiation loosed upon the world makes this very difficult.

    It is not just the radionuclide load being dispersed. Even in beautiful Colorado ( think; everywhere, really) the gas/oil wells belch out cancer-causing voc's (benzene) in close proximity to schools and housing developments. Few in the administration, legislature, and certainly the offending industries give a a moment's notice about anyone's exposure. They all just keep approving the drilling, almost anywhere. Everybody is subjected to the poisons in the biosphere; it's everywhere!


    • We Not They Finally

      Benzene, you say? And we thought that CO2 was the bogeyman…. Point being: We need WAY more education about what-all is dangerous out there. But the BEST person on geoengineering and general toxification of the environment seems to be Dane Wigington of geoengineeringwatch.org. Well worth looking him up.

      • HoTaters HoTaters

        WNTF, you would be appalled at the chemicals and radioactive substances used in fracing operations (as the industry spells the word). Many of these lethal substances needn't even be reported for an operation to be approved.

        Just read an environmental disclosure statement published by a citizen's watchdog group in Idaho. Fracing is planned for two or three counties there, and the people are being duped into thinking it is safe. The planned operations will straddle at least two major aquifers in the area. It's possible the Snake River could be contaminated.

        The fracers state that since the operations will be at a "shallow" level, there is less risk. That's a lie; they're planning to frac sandstone at shallow depth. So they're be turning the ground into a frac'ed mess in one of the most tectonically active states in the entire U.S.

        And for those of you in California, unaware, "test wells" are now in operation here, too. Several along the I-5 and I-99 corridor, near places like Corning, Chico, Yuba City.

        What a stupid way to produce energy.

        • HoTaters HoTaters

          The same company running the major frac operations in New Mexico is now moving to frac in Idaho.

          • We Not They Finally

            Well, that's probably "an exchange program" [sarc] WIPP in NM takes the lethal garbage from Idaho National Labs and sends back fracking experts to create yet more lethal garbage for Idaho. But bad laws protect BOTH industries.

        • Time Is Short Time Is Short

          A solid list of fracking chemicals:


          A fracking well uses just under a million gallons of fresh water per year. Once contaminated with fracking chemicals, the water is unreclaimable – toxic forever. One well is only good for just under three years at the most, many empty in nine to ten months, when they are moved to a new location.

          Fracking is a cancer, spreading out from the initial drill points, killing everything within its' perimeter.

          'Dead Babies and Utah's Carbon Bomb'

          "A sudden and extreme spike in neonatal mortality in Utah's rural Uinta Basin is most probably related to the toxic air pollution related to the fossil fuel drilling/fracking frenzy in Eastern Utah. And the local poobahs want to kill the messenger."


          Fracking turns the land into barren wasteland, and the people with it.

      • zogerke zogerke

        Benzene exposure disabled me with wracking asthma and vertigo many decades ago when i was first in the trades, working in a factory, and had no training about safety…..spray painting with no ventilation. Benzene is a carcinogen, targets central nervous system, lungs and also more…..

    • +++++
      It's quite a paradigm shift occurring now. It may seem slow but I'm seeing many more people in our grocery stores turning things over, reading labels and not embarrassed to talk with a fellow shopper who is doing the same thing.

      We have a new attitude building of self accountability manifesting… many people are not waiting until enough people have time & clout to challenge or *convince* a store manager to order better inventory. Our local chains where I live are already reacting to consumer choices and carrying more locally sourced and certified foods because they want our business. It's becoming competitive but not confrontational. They don't bristle when we talk about how it's going with finding safe food or ask exactly where something came from. They, being bound by current (sometimes misleading or obsolete) regulations, are becoming more than willing to hear the latest word on the street that helps them tune in to change for the better.

    • Time Is Short Time Is Short

      "The sacred covenant between the universe and parents has been broken."

      No, Sol Man, it's just another opportunity to grow. If we're here to learn something, this is a teaching moment. The lesson of compassion would be my guess.

      And if not, well, more pie.

    • obewanspeaks obewanspeaks

      Yes, the pollution you speak of is now rampant and everywhere.. 🙁

  • 21stCentury 21stCentury

    In March of 2011 I sent emails to friends saying that I expect half of Japan will need to be evacuated..
    it was pretty easy to see this need for rapid evacuation; watching the videos of the exploding reactor buildings, and quickly finding out the size of the total fuel inventory there [about 2200 tons], and comparing to Chernobyl [180 tons of fuel]..

    It was very obvious to me that several hundred tons of fuel-rods were pulverized into dust and scattered into the atmosphere and ocean.

    Yet, unless we continue to pursue containment of the nukemess at Fshima it will continue to get much worse.

    Two near-term goals of circular containment:
    build a bigger breakwater which includes 100% water control,
    and build a large aerial cable crane for demolition which includes a system of moveable modular shielding walls under a tent-dome in effort to maintain air-control for maximum air-washing to knockdown the particulates.

    Electro-activated water is the best tool for decontamination of the air and demolition materials under a constant sprinkler system.
    Capacitive deionization air-filtration can remove most of the rad-aerosols except the tritium..
    ..it won't be perfect, but it's better than throwing rocks at it like frustrated cavemen.


    Icewalls can be very useful when properly applied..
    they make good forms for concrete in unstable soils.

    • We Not They Finally

      POints well taken, but I continue to not grasp AT ALL how anything there is even "contained even to de-contaminate." It's not like just pour it into something and apply some process. So what would you suggest for this scene that is so WAY OUT OF CONTROL? Everything I've read leads me to believe that even if they snapped out of denial and suddenly became humanitarians who felt obligated to clean everything up (unlikely X 1000%,) it is just too late to do it.

    • PhilipUpNorth PhilipUpNorth

      21stCentury: +311 on the outer breakwater, providedit is a solid reinforced concrete wall, with locks for 100% water control.

      Also need your take on underground Impermeable Wall Enclosure of stop 100% of flow of groundwater in the aquifer under FDNPP.
      Enclosure must encircle Reactors1-4.
      Also fill corium lava tubes with borated concrete to maximum depth possible.
      Deep core drilling at harbor to determine extent and depth of contaminated water plume from the plant.
      This groundwater must be stopped from spreading underground contamination into ocean.
      Fill containments1-4 with concrete.
      Keep it up!

      • 21stCentury 21stCentury

        PUN; I don't have a lot of time to read much of everybody's graffiti on this hiway overpass on the road to Hell..
        I understand this ENEnews is an adhoc lo-budget effort by one individual; much appreciated accidental haystack here.

        Apparently you & I both have had a pretty good look at many of the hi-resolution photos/videos of the Fshima-wreck..
        and the "thing" speaks for itself.
        To those of us with engineering experience the solutions are easy to see&agree quickly and move on into a coordinated plan of implementation.

        I do appreciate TEPCO's failed efforts, they have had both hands tied behind their back while trying to conceal secrets that are plain to see. Since 1962 I have fully realized that every fission reactor in the world has been tied into weapons production.
        Stanley Kubrick nailed it with Dr.Strangelove

        PUN, I appreciate your keen insights into the geology and water onsite.

        This battle of containment needs to hold a circular line of defense just beyond the 3-month dosimeter zone, while launching efforts on the reactor-bldgs. We are like combat-engineers cleaning up a nasty war-zone full of unexploded ordinance. [MOX-rods scattered like broken spaghetti everywhere]

        All the latest architectural tricks needed here..
        lately I have seen many reports of big LEGO-blocks doing robot self-assembly [BoronCarbide LEGO's ? polymer & cement]

        I'd like to see FDNPP become an 800 acre stabilized pool, then we can mine the coriums.

        • PhilipUpNorth PhilipUpNorth

          Many thanks for the post.

          I see fukushima contamination as a 1/3, 1/3, 1/3 problem.

          1/3 went up just after 3/11, with the explosion of Units1,2,&3, and the burnout of the Unit4 Equipment Pool through the side of the building.

          1/3 is airborne, corium soot, the "black substance" that is spread across the countryside, and all the smoke and steam that has gone airborne since the accident.

          1/3 is waterborne, flowing into the Pacific Ocean from the ongoing, ill-conceived cooling of reactors by TEPCO, from direct contact of groundwater with underground nuclear fuel debris, underground corium, and corium lava tubes.

          About the first 1/3, we can do nothing, except perhaps to track this plume around Earth every 40 days, and warn people to stay inside, and take remediation measures as the fallout continues to come down.

          The airborne 1/3 can be stopped if we plug the corium lava tubes with concrete, put a 10' concrete roof over the grounds of FDNPP, covered with a membrane roof, and also put your dome and filtration system in place.

          The waterborne 1/3 can be stopped if we build an Impermeable Wall Enclosure around Units1-4, followed by your outer-harbor and locks to stop the ongoing contamination of the Pacific Ocean.

          This response is exactly on the scale needed to contain this disaster. Anything short of such measures will prove inadequate to the task.

          Many thanks, 21stCentury, for taking time to post here. Take care.

        • PurpleRain PurpleRain

          How very interesting.

    • nedlifromvermont

      Stay with it 21stC!!

      Sooner or later you will get this commission.

      I promise to hire you when elected President as head of a new Anti-nuclear Party … starting up right now on enenews!!!

      Just putting that out there …

      I will do the job for $1.00 … just like DuPont's pay for helping to design and build the gaseous diffusion plant at Oak Ridge, Tennessee, during WWII.

      Will have to sell a book first, I suppose …

  • Speedy

    Folks….they are getting ready to restart their Nuclear reactors..


    It may have already happened, we will be the last to know…

    • Time Is Short Time Is Short

      Once someone has been diagnosed with Stage 4 cancer, does it really make any difference if they quit smoking?

      If restarting those reactors allows people to live a little more comfortable lifestyle until they die, so what? They're all going to go off once the workers all die and no one will go in to repair the cooling systems, so does it really make much difference either way?

      Hard to say . . .

      • Arizonan Arizonan

        The re-start is not that simple. Re-starting the Japanese reactors will re-kindle the demand for uranium, and increase mining operations in the Southwest and elsewhere, which pollutes both miners, their families, the dust, and the aquifers. It is not just about Japan, yet it is also a grave insult to the people of Japan to be asked to tolerate one more ounce of anything nuclear anywhere.

  • weeman

    Radiation does not discriminate, it does not care if you are animal, vegetable or bacteria, etc. and it will effect all living entities and it could be only one gene mutation away from setting in motion a world wide epidemic of biblical proportion from one or more entity.
    Don't mess with mother nature, mother knows best?

  • Socrates

    "The answer,my friend, is blowin' in the wind…."

    Bob Dylan, How many roads must a man walk down before we call him a man…?

    The entire response to the Fukushima meltdowns has been one big lie. The elites in the US, Britain, France and Japan are heavily invested in this flawed technology. Some of those countries are involved in fantasies of world domination using pre-emptive strikes.

    The children are always the roadkill of "when the cannonballs fly." Modern warfare kills a very high percentage of non-combatants. The peaceful atom was propaganda to evade the Soviet Union's offer of total disarmament. The Cold Warriors such as Allen Dulles, Eisenhower and some of his cabinet wanted "victory." Some here is their victory; little kids being forced to breathe fuel fleas and drink and eat radioactive food and water.

    The Neocons in both political parties in the US push their delusional fantasies. Shinzo Abe reverberates with his own delusions of glory. There is no glory in this; only shame. This will go down in history as the Children' holocaust of Japan.

    The Japanese Secrecy Law persecutes physicians who are willing to tell the truth. The US elites have participated in this war crime.

    How surprising is all this to us who know the history of nuclear energy? Above-ground testing was a Nazi-like crime against humanity. There is no science that allows the elites to raise permissible limits; that is a political decision, not public health science. Cowards…

    • Homolumina Homolumina

      As always Socrates, eloquent, right on the point. Thank you ! As you point out: the warlords – uninitiated power and control graving alpha males – are responsible. There grandiose fantasies are divorced from reality, of course, disconnected from life they are.

    • nedlifromvermont

      There you are, Socrates, telling it like it is, eloquently …

      I think we need to steer the debate to uranium dusts … how small a multiple atom dust particle can be, an become airborne, and inhaled …

      The toxic dusts of DU … plutonium dust …

      I remember at eight years of age, at the New York World's Fair, 1964, in Flushing Meadows, Queens, a strange bewilderment at some GE exhibit or maybe SONY … where for some reason the viewer was taught, "that there are more atoms in your single hand, than all the grains of sand on all the beaches of all the oceans in the entire world …"

      These nuclear numbers tend to boggle the mind.

      .1 microgram of plutonium exposure, the "safe limit for human exposure" reduced first from 5.0 micrograms, then down to 1.0 microgram, and then to .1 … is how many atoms of plutonium??

      So glad (Not!) that the nuketards can do math so well …

      • Gasser Gasser


        Dust in the Wind~~~

        Gist listen here first>



        I close my eyes,
        only for the truth and the moment's gone.

All my Nuclear fears pass before my eyes with curiosity.
Dust in the wind, all we are is dust in the wind.

Same old scientific bullshit song, just a drop of Cesium in an endless sea.
All they do pollutes the ground, though we refuse to see.

        Dust in the wind,
        We are now radioactive dust in the wind.

        Don't hang on,
        Nothing lasts forever but the earth and sky.

It slips away,
        All your money won't another minute buy.

        Dust in the wind,
        All we are is dust in the wind.

        Now don't hold on
        No reactors lasts forever polluting the Earth and sky.

        As all humanity slips a way
        And all your science won't another minute extend.

        Dust in the hot twisting wind.

        We are all now reduced to dust in the wind,
        We are polluted nano dust in the wind.

        Dust in the unforgiven wind.

        Everything is radioactive dust in the wind,
        Everything is now dead from Actinide laced winds,

        ~Gasser Classic~

    • DUDe DisasterInterpretationDissorder

      July 17, 2014 at 1:08 pm · Reply

      Hi Socrates , if you don't mind i complete the quoteof the grandmaster 😉

      Bob Dylan – Blowin' In The Wind Lyrics

      How many roads most a man walk down
      Before you call him a man ?
      How many seas must a white dove sail
      Before she sleeps in the sand ?
      Yes, how many times must the cannon balls fly
      Before they're forever banned ?
      The answer my friend is blowin' in the wind
      The answer is blowin' in the wind.

      Yes, how many years can a mountain exist
      Before it's washed to the sea ?
      Yes, how many years can some people exist
      Before they're allowed to be free ?
      Yes, how many times can a man turn his head
      Pretending he just doesn't see ?
      The answer my friend is blowin' in the wind
      The answer is blowin' in the wind.

      Yes, how many times must a man look up
      Before he can see the sky ?
      Yes, how many ears must one man have
      Before he can hear people cry ?

      """"Yes, How Many Deaths Will It Take Till He Knows
      That Too Many People Have Died ?""""

      The answer my friend is blowin' in the wind
      The answer is blowin' in the wind.

      • Gasser Gasser

        @DisasterInterpretationDissorder…If hope you don’t mind I up grade it a notch.

        BOB DYLAN

        "Blowin' In The Wind"

        Go here before you read there>



        How many roads must a man walk down

        Before you call him a man?

How many Radioactive seas must a white dove sail

        Before she dies in the sand?

How many times must the Buckey balls fly
        Before on you they land?

The truth, my friend, ain't blowin' in the wind,

        Only Plutonium is blowin' in the wind.

        How many years can mankind exist
Before he's contaminated by the sea?

How many years can aging Nuclear reactors exist
Before they're no longer allowed to pollute you and me?

How many times can a man turn his head,

        Pretending he just doesn't see?
The answer, my friend, is blowin' in the wind,

        The answer is Cesium's blowin' in the wind.

        How many times can dumb TEPCO look up
Before they can't see the sky?

How many commonsense ears must man have
Before he can hear people cry?

How many radiation deaths will it take till he knows
Too many people have died?

The answer, my friend, is blowin' in the wind,

        The answer is blowin' in the Fukushmia wind.

        ~Gasser Classic~

    • obewanspeaks obewanspeaks

      Cowards who always follow the money tree they create… 🙁

      • melting mermaid melting mermaid

        Hey Obe, we were worried about you. Super glad to hear from you.

        • obewanspeaks obewanspeaks

          Thanks and I missed you all. Had to go see my father who had a 90th birthday party with the entire family. Had not been back in 25 years and my boys and I showed up and surprised him.
          He is now very feeble since he is battling prostate cancer and bone cancer, but as a world war 2 vet he is very tough and still hanging in there. Flew across the country and saw the massive pollution problems we all have now from the sky… 🙁 I always get a window seat. 🙂

    • Arizonan Arizonan

      "Above ground testing was a Nazi like crime against humanity…" Couldn't agree with you more there. Add the three worst nuke accidents together and you might get near the total of the radionuclides released. As Busby says, in some ways the worst has already happened. It rained down on our heads 1945-1963, and no one realises the current cancer epidemic worldwide is related to those relatively massive exposures. Someday I hope they are all tried as war criminals and locked up. If any of them are still living.

  • westpac99

    Wake up folks, the world needs to be informed. The government's will NOT do it. We have to do it ourselves.

  • The discussion about Dr Mita is very disturbing.

    Who questions the only Doctor to speak the truth?

    Shills, trolls? Who are you….

    • davidh7426 davidh7426

      I suspect Obvious, it's because he IS the only one to speak, and therefore that makes his information suspect as there is no way to verify it, until another doctor steps forward.

      It's like having only one witness to a crime, a witness who may prove to be unreliable in the stand.

      I very much doubt that those who question his veracity are shills, or trolls… They're just naturally suspicious of him as a witness.

      • In the links above, AGRP articles, there are other medical doctors and experts saying the same thing, plus TONS of evidence.

      • but, globally – his position is supported by IPPNW, PSR DR Caldicott et al.

        • SadieDog

          I like to know who a person is. Especially before I call him a hero. I was trying to find out about the good Dr. Get some info on his background… And when certain things are hard to find, I get suspicious. I ask questions. That's how you learn.

          • Ask questions inside yourself. You have Dr. Goodheart inside of you, as does everyone.

            Learn to trust yourself.

            Learn to listen to your own Dr. Goodheart.

            Everyone has the inner physician, but very few learn how to access that part of themselves, much less trust it.

            • SadieDog

              That's what I am doing. Trusting my instinct, gut… My spidey sense. Before I go around spouting his story, I want to know what I'm saying is verified. My inner Dr. Is all I have. 😉

            • We Not They Finally

              To Dr. G: You're really great. Really. But no, people do NOT necessarily have great inner impulses. Many people do not even think their way through a paper bag. Regrettably.

              • It is not about thinking.. it is trusting that 'no thought' place in the gut..

                Making decisions with no information or even false information/lies is ok, as long a person has learned how to access that intuitive part of themselves.. and trusts it.

                Intuition is actually the opposite of logic.

                Logic and science is what got us into this FUBAR, because they are lost without heart and intuition.

                They have their place, but intuition, especially when combined with heart centered compassion, is much more reliable.

      • We Not They Finally

        Wait: He's been practicing in the Tokyo area for FIFTY years. He's been running the blood tests all along clinically. And taking a huge risk speaking out at all. And HE'S the one to suspect?? I have enormous problems with that. HUGE problems. Like how could that area be pounded day in and day out with such gargantuan doses of radiation and NOT show up in the blood?? But he is the only one even coming forward from clinical experience. An elderly doctor heartsick at what he has already seen.

        So yes, I have HUGE problems with people going all cynical over this, and relying on their "own inner doctor." Did your inner doctor get a medical degree or run clinical tests of scores of children? No, I thought not! And that's makes YOUR opinion worth what, exactly? Not much, fellow. Sorry.

        • We Not They Finally

          I'm being polite here, Sadie Dog. What I actually feel is far more severe.

          • SadieDog

            Sounds like you have anger issues. Why are you upset that I am trying to find out about someone who is part of multiple stories here? I'll say it again, I'm not sure he is what he says he is. That's it. It's personal, nothing to do with Fukushima. Just vetting the guy.

            • alasanon

              Vetting?? The man is JUST A MESSENGER. All of his observations and conclusions for metro Tokyo are confirmed all over other blogs, Twitter, other sites, Fukushima Diary–you name it.

              It's well-established science, and moreover, common sense. Tokyo has been within range of the worst nuclear disaster ever for 3 years. The water supply and Bay are very contaminated, explosions put them downwind, burned radioactive debris and Fukushima agricultural products in their area, etc. etc.

              It's great to hear it from another expert scientist or doctor, but this is JUST MORE OF THE SAME. Extremely predictable…

            • HoTaters HoTaters

              Sadie Dog, are you aware of what happened on March 15, 2011, after Reactor 3 had detonated? The winds shifted to the southwest, and took the MOX fuel plume across the mainland, and the Tokyo area.

              Little wonder the doctor is seeing so many desperately ill patients.

              There has also been a large incineration effort underway, all over the country. There were stories about it here in 2011, 2012. Arnie Gunderson and Dr. Christopher Busby commented on the incineration of radioactive waste, and the likely health effects.

              Please consider this when you do your "vetting" of the doctor and his report.

              Many, many stories about these two things (and radiation levels in Tokyo) have been published here. Have you read them?

        • or-well

          We Not They Finally
          You are not comprehending what you are reading or are not reading carefully.

          NOWHERE does he say he has been practising medicine for 50 years.
          The CLINIC – HIS FATHER'S CLINIC – had been serving the community for more than 50 years.

          IF you bother to read the whole article which is only excerpted above, it says right near the beginning that he started practising medicine in his father's clinic in the 90's.

          You will also see his picture. If that's looking like someone in their 70's or the elderly doctor you say he is I say bring those years on.

          Trust him or not trust him – that's up to you and anyone else but at least get correct what is right there in front of you in black on white.

          • alasanon

            ???..all the better that he's been part of the same family practice for 50 years. Those are the best doctors and dentists who learn the most, as it's passed down in the immediate family. I say he can take credit for his family's established practice for many years–he's part of it with the same name!

            He deserves praise not skepticism, although he's just delivering the message…

            • alasanon

              i.e. Don't shoot the messenger!… Yes, no one wanted to hear these tidbits so clearly and decisively, but he's just a messenger, not the perpetrator! Save the debate for them, I say!~

          • ++++++++++++++++++++

            Thank you.

            I am extremely happy we even have a thread letting us know about this Dr. who is speaking out about medical issues where he lives and can observe critical changes that we otherwise wouldn't know about.

          • We Not They Finally

            If he is younger, then MORE power to him, because he has MORE to lose! He may have growing children of his own too. And if he is currently one lone voice, at least that voice got somewhat freed to the world.

            He's is clearly AT RISK doing this! NO WAY he would juswt make up the clinical data. So is it sense or compassion that people lack when they think that THAT is a red flag to not listen?

            I react because it borders on offensive. If YOU were one lone spokesman in a hostile environment you would NEVER want to be received that way.

        • Seems like messengers are getting shot all over this thread.. dodging bullets is a specialty of messengers.

          Nowhere is it being suggested to avoid logic and science, or medical reports such as from this good doctor who did lots of medical tests in Tokyo. Believe his tests. They do not lie.

          What is being pointed at is the fact that logic is often not enough for people, such as MF for example.

          The problem being pointed at is that the the open and honest, truthful sharing of information is NOT ENOUGH for people stuck in their heads, and having closed off hearts and intuition.

          WE NEED ALL OF THEM WORKING to be rainbow warriors. That is the point being made here.

          Sorry you misunderstood. Could it be that your response pointsat a lack of intuitively understanding what was being pointed at and relying too much on logic? Maybe not..

          Communication with logic and words is imperfect at best.

          • We Not They Finally

            Yes, AND he yes, did the medical tests! Why would anyone think that he would make up anything as horrifying as mass plummeting in white blood cell counts in children?

    • nedlifromvermont

      I have a good idea … if they really want to start back up, have the utility purchase a full insurance policy to cover any damages in the face amount of $10 trillion (roughly one quadrillion Yen) and that'll show you just how much they want their nuclear plants back on line.

      They won't do it. They can't do it. Hence they should not be allowed to have their stupid nuclear toys.

      End of rational discussion of the matter, in a sane and rational world ….

      USA helped lead the world over a cliff …

      Still nothing of merit or note from Nuclear Toady-in-Chief, Jeffrey Immelt, of GE …

    • 21stCentury 21stCentury

      Yes, I agree that restarting nukeplants is unnecessary..
      we have alternative technology that directly displaces nukeplants..

      Here's two of a thousand;


      …and don't forget geothermal is under-used million-to-one !!

      …that said; we need to understand that in the present situation, restarting nukeplants under adult-supervision carries the same risk as just letting those nukeplants sit idle without 100% removal.

      All nukeplants in Japan and worldwide need bigger breakwaters and much more solid environmental containment structures built around then NOW, not later.

      Trojan Nukeplant still has 800tons of nukefuel stored onsite, but the authorities waffle on the flood risks all along the Columbia River.

  • I was surprised when I first started blogging that google adwords paid up to $2 per click, then of course they work you downward to like $.80 a click. Just for information for those who would like to do further efforts to promote the anti radiation agenda.

    I am not anti nuclear

    I am anti radiation, anti stupid business investment, anti stealing from the future.

  • jackassrig

    I agree. Sometimes there is a serious disconnect between what we mean and what we write. *)

  • Ontological Ontological

    Anti nuclear is oxymoron. I love the Sun, it brings life, heat, and nourishment. We should have learned from Chernobyl, and we did not. Now we have microcrystals of Barium137, from Xe137 becoming Cs137 then becoming this super reflective material in the upper air.
    After the spectral research I did, it is obvious to me, that the pink in the sky is Cesium137, it eventually becomes bright pink Barium137. In the time this stuff takes to form, the newer additions pouring out of FUKU by the tons, Cesium will molecularly attach to older materials still electrostatically suspended in the atmosphere. This is forming, tiny highly reflective crystals that are scattering the light. Radiation is only one of our issues here, endless darkness will encroach as this stuff continues to change in our air. If things are this badly QED changed now, it will certainly get worse as time goes on. And speaking of time they use these Cesium crystals in atomic clocks as the time standard frequency generator. So as time marches on precisely, every atom that changes into Barium137 will add that much more reflectivity to the atmosphere, robbing Earth from her precious K line emission sunlight. So this answer blowing in the wind is devastating one.
    QED cannot lie, truth is in the light; it is the governing factor for everything in the Universe.

    • That is the label stuck on people by the pro nuclear folks..

      Actually anyone who's mind understands the negative consequences of nuclear is PRO LIFE…

      The nuclear industry is actually ANTI LIFE, and PRO GENOCIDE.

      • HoTaters HoTaters

        Dr. G, am in agreement with your statement above.

      • clamshellernh clamshellernh

        Can nuclear power rebrand itself as environment-friendly? – CSMonitor.com
        The notion of nuclear power as a climate solution remains anathema to many inside and outside the environmental movement. The arguments against using it are manifold, including not just the most recent nuclear disaster in Japan but also the challenge that there is no permanent resting spot for spent uranium fuel. Beyond the safety issues, critics point to the high cost of construction, which run well into the billions for a single reactor.

        These are key reasons Nuclear Matters recruited Ms. Browner, once an ardent opponent of nuclear energy, who has joined other environmentalists operating independently, such as James Hanson at the Columbia University Earth Institute, to support nuclear power. Those eco-activists have found common ground with moderate Republicans who believe that climate change must be addressed to avoid its worst possible effects, such as rising tides and melting snow caps.

        “Frankly, if you are concerned about the safety issues, then why not endorse the newer nuclear plants that are built with added safeguards,” Abraham adds. “Moreover, the existing plants have been consistently upgraded to meet the newest challenges and safety threats.”

        More than 430 commercial nuclear power reactors are operating in 31 countries, according to the World Nuclear Organization…

        • clamshellernh clamshellernh

          With Nuclear Weapons and Climate Change, Things Could Get Worse | Common Dreams

          There’s more bad news from the climate scientists. Not about global warming, where the news is never good, but about the impact nuclear weapons would have on the atmosphere, our climate, and food production if even a very small number were used in a limited, regional conflict.

          The basic narrative—a nuclear famine bombing run, if you will—has not changed much since 2007, when Brian Toon, Alan Robock, and other experts in atmospheric science simulated the use of 100 Hiroshima-sized bombs over cities in India and Pakistan and found that enough soot and smoke would be injected into the upper atmosphere from the resulting firestorms to block sunlight from reaching substantial areas of the Earth’s surface for a decade or more. This, in turn, would cause sudden and dramatic global cooling, significant loss of rainfall, and shortened growing seasons in key agricultural regions.

          Based upon those initial scientific findings, International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War (IPPNW) first estimated that as many as a billion of the world’s most vulnerable people would face starvation as a result of global food shortages. New studies revealed that even this shocking conclusion was an underestimate, and last year IPPNW published asecond edition of our Nuclear Famine report, warning that at least two billion people—more than a quarter of the…

          • clamshellernh clamshellernh

            The basic narrative—a nuclear famine bombing run, if you will—has not changed much since 2007, when Brian Toon, Alan Robock, and other experts in atmospheric science simulated the use of 100 Hiroshima-sized bombs over cities in India and Pakistan and found that enough soot and smoke would be injected into the upper atmosphere from the resulting firestorms to block sunlight from reaching substantial areas of the Earth’s surface for a decade or more. This, in turn, would cause sudden and dramatic global cooling, significant loss of rainfall, and shortened growing seasons in key agricultural regions.

            So help me out here folks how much has Fukushima dropped by now ?
            Sorry for the posting mess

        • HoTaters HoTaters

          PPPPPHHHHHHHHHHTTTTT !!!!! Pardon me while I spit out my tea.

          “Frankly, if you are concerned about the safety issues, then why not endorse the newer nuclear plants that are built with added safeguards,” Abraham adds. “Moreover, the existing plants have been consistently upgraded to meet the newest challenges and safety threats.”

          More than 430 commercial nuclear power reactors are operating in 31 countries, according to the World Nuclear Organization…

          From your post, clamshellernh, arrgh. They lie like dogs.

  • razzz razzz

    These latent sicknesses from radiation poisoning are now becoming chronic. I guess you would say on schedule from past fallout experiences. After five years from the heavy fallout cancers will begin to develop for decades to come. Radioactive cesium poisoning is bad enough wait until radioactive strontium takes hold.

    Japanese government officials falling ill and with bloody noses like the Japanese baseball player. Only a government bent on nuclear power generation would ignore the consequences of meltdowns. Could Japan become a wasteland?

    • It IS a radioactive wasteland, per Arnie, per multiple MD's.. they are all saying the same thing..

      EVACUATE TOKYO, plus all points NORTH of that.

      Anything less, is Genocide from now until forever, pure and simple.

  • jackassrig

    Damn. Somehow this got stuck way down here. Should have been somewhere in the beginning. Sheez

  • Does anyone have IP tools?


  • VyseLegendaire VyseLegendaire

    You really have to admire this doctor's courage to stand up and speak out honestly in the face of the Abe-fueled dishonesty-miasma. We need more people like him.

  • danger kitty danger kitty

    This is OT but I just found this useless gem and I couldn't help sharing it. From NRC's website in an 'educational' piece about Geiger counters:
    " If RadNet were to detect a meaningful
    increase in radiation above the baseline, EPA
    would investigate immediately. With its
    nationwide system of monitors and
    sophisticated analytical capability, RadNet is
    the definitive source for accurate information
    on radiation levels in the environment in the
    Things are too dire now to laugh; can anyone spell LIARS?

  • ftlt

    This in many ways is the most powerful statement I have seen post 3/11.

    While not unexpected, it is still so painful and sad to read.

    We are talking one of the populated places on earth when we are talking of Tokyo, Japan

    This is something that awaits the entire world if nothing is done to stop the forces of greed that keep growing and serving us up the nuclear toxin everywhere.

  • Arizonan Arizonan

    ENENEWS has almost 23,000 "likes" but there are only 111 comments on the EPA's proposal to increase radiation limits for the public. DEADLINE SOON. Comment period extended to Aug. 3. Is anyone out there? Read and comment. Follow NIRS. We want an increase in radiation protection, not a decrease!! Lower the amount of radiation the public can be exposed to, don't increase it! EPA has a screw loose. http://www.regulations.gov/#!documentDetail;D=EPA-HQ-OAR-2013-0689-0001

    • clamshellernh clamshellernh

      Thanks for moving this around ..Arizona

    • HoTaters HoTaters

      There were (I thought) well over 250 comments a couple of days ago, maybe the Mo Foe, MF comments were removed? Now that would be refreshing.

      • We Not They Finally

        Well, or they might just be removing comments selectively. The last thing they do before you can submit your comment, is to threaten you with open exposure of your identity on the internet. But maybe they would just rather withhold people's comments if they say anything forceful even in the face of that. (Don't know.)

        • clamshellernh clamshellernh

          You can sign up for all daily responses ..I have them comming in.
          And if you can repeatedly write comments perhaps they are counting say one with a person who wrote twenty .
          It's a mess though and something as importaint as this I would think should and could have some type of controls put in place as not to have it be abused , like the voting booth scandals

  • rogerthat

    Dr Shigeru Mita:
    ''Tokyo should no longer be inhabited … everybody living in Eastern Japan including Tokyo is a victim, and everybody is involved. […] The keyword here is “long-term low-level internal irradiation.” This differs greatly from medical irradiation or simple external exposure to radiation …''

    This is the Forbes Magazine headline:
    Scaring The Japanese People With Radiation Is Criminal
    The story is by James Conca who, according to The Breakthrough Institute, ''has over 30 years of experience as a scientist specializing in geologic disposal of nuclear waste, energy-related research, subsurface transport and environmental clean-up of heavy metals.''
    Dr Conca says:
    ''There is no increase in thyroid health problems in Japanese children living in and around the Prefectures of Fukushima and it is unlikely there ever will be
    … just a phone call to a real scientist would have gone a long way to preventing this scare.
    … Not one person has, or likely will, die from Fukushima radiation.''

    – In other words, nothing to worry about. I am sure Dr Shigeru Mita will be relieved. I am sure he will now see the error of his ways and move back to Tokyo and publicly retract his warning. Especially in view of the fact that readers of Forbes Magazine may conclude he is an unethical person guilty of malfeasance in propagating bad science.

    • rogerthat

      … on the other hand, he is a medical professional who has been living in Tokyo and treating and examining real patients with real, not imagined, complaints in the aftermath of Fukushima. Perhaps the medical doctor knows more about it than ''a scientist specialising in geologic disposal of nuclear waste''. By the way, how's that going these days, the geologic disposal of nuclear waste?

      • SadieDog

        I call shenanigans on Dr. Mita. Prove me wrong. I hope I am.

        • Jebus Jebus

          You would better serve yourself, if you proved yourself right.

          This is not like posting third person data on the effects of radionuclide contamination.

          This seems to be a first person account of the effects that this Dr. has witnessed.

          Apples and oranges SadieDog, some amount of empathy and compassion is warranted for that reason alone…

        • alasanon

          Uh, you might want to try reading some science on nuclear disasters and their impact on human physiology, but I guess you hold Science and Logic in grave doubt. Nevermind!..

          Just keep pretending it never happened… It seems to work for many people, for now-

          • alasanon

            (directed at this SadieDog-??)

            So, are you living in Tokyo, is that it?
            Plans to attend the Summer Olympics?…


            I have more than a feeling that he's absolutely on point
            and I know his concerns have been corroborated by many other residents and medical professionals. Have you read anything from the mothers in Tokyo or Fukushima? Maybe they're not sincere enough for you????…

          • obewanspeaks obewanspeaks

            🙂 Works like a dream every time and every person I talked too back home and in several airports had no clue what happened in Japan 3 years ago. 🙁

            It was literally sickening to think that all these people actually thought they were somewhat informed by MSM and had in their mind actually received an education. 🙁

            The education they received was how to make tons of taxable money taken by others by force while promoting the current Zeitgeist Matrix so that they could do/go do more shopping! 🙁

        • HoTaters HoTaters

          "Shenanigans" ??? What are these alleged "shenanigans" in your mind?

          Do you have any idea how difficult it is for a person, especially a professional in the Japanese "establishment" and social order, to break rank and make a report like this?

          Sadie Dog, I don't mean to insult you, but it might be helpful for you to study Japanese culture and society a bit before making this type of allegation.

          It's like smearing someone's character when you know NOTHING about them, their culture, nor their true intentions. Which by the way appear to be genuine.

          Doubt, yes, that's always healthy to some extent. But to say someone is pulling "shenanigans" w/o a shred of evidence, and just based on a feeling, seems pretty cold to me. IMO and it's just my opinion, he's putting his reputation and livelihood, maybe even his safety (arrest possible?) on the line by making this report.

          There is a saying in Japan, "the nail that sticks up gets hammered down." Suggest you look that one up in a browser search along with "Japan" as a search term, and spend some time reading what comes up.

          Again, not to insult you, but I think if you understood Japanese culture better you might be better able to discern his intentions.

          Never hurts to ask questions, though. That's how we all learn.

      • HoTaters HoTaters

        rogerthat, attempted geologic disposal? More fitting, methinks.

  • Socrates

    Mt. Fuji might decide the issue. Pressure is building up inside of Mt Fuji. Yellowstone National Park is building up heat and pressure. We see lots of activity in the Ring of Fire in the Pacific. Something big is happening as the magnetosphere is weakening.

    According to what some are saying, plasma neutron mass spectrometry from satellites revealed a coming problem. The lithosphere – the outer part of the crust of the earth – is moving. Fissues under the ocean and recently, for examle in Siberia, demonstrate sinkholes opening up. Scientists are studying these changes all over the globe.

    Methane hydrates are being released. This accounts for the rapid change in climate Lithosphere on the crust is sliding over crust prior to magnetic poke shift. Ancient magma domes are evidence of isostatic shifts. Isostacy refers to the lithoshere floating above the magma.

    Earthquakes and volcanoes will wipe out the surface of the earth, as happens during a pole shift

    Meanwhile, huge tunnels have been prepared for the elite to ride out the pole shift. The rest of us will be left on the surface. Riding this out underground may not actually save those fortunate enough to have a chance, but they are keeping it a secret in case it might work.

    Sounds bizarre but it explains why there is no appropriate fear of Fukushima, or even of war, as these would be relatively inconsequential when compared to the above scenario.

    These are just thoughts…. it explains what is observed.

    • nedlifromvermont

      Hopin' you are wrong about imminent eruptions of Fuji and the Yellowstone caldera!


    • obewanspeaks obewanspeaks

      Socrates, makes perfect sense…

    • We Not They Finally

      Get what you are saying. But honestly think that people are apathetic not because they are so educated abut methane hydrates as the more rapid-acting bad alternative to radiation[!], but more because they cannot bear the thought of losing their lifestyle. They cannot transpose themselves into crisis mode until they are forced to. Like "I'll start thinking about it when it's already too late."

  • FXofTruth

    When you think about it, the real "sheeple" here are the people who are in charge and have total access to the REAL information of the dangers and human tragedies being caused by the contamination.

    These leadership people are following the banker masters very obediently and without objections…keeping the Public confused, ms-informed, and ms-directed with malicious intent. People expect that their leaders to have "higher moral standards" and would respect the well-being of their electorate.

    But leaders that ignore the deadly results and turn a blind eye to the obvious contamination health dangers are also endangering themselves and their families because, they breath the same air; drink the same water; and eat the same foods. So, the REAL fools are the fools playing with the REAL information and stopping it's dissemination to the Public.

    Like obedient sheep following others in single file to slaughter, so too are these stupid and simple-minded leaders "leading the pack" into disaster and elimination. "A fool and his power/money are soon parted…when his morality is superseded by a lust for evil intent."

  • enoughalready45 enoughalready45

    An international pro-nuclear effort lead by the IAEA to prevent the reality of radioactive harms exists. It is not just the Japanese government but an international group of nuclear businesses and countries that leave people in areas that are contaminated with radiation. There seems to be a fundamental flaw in human nature, a short term survival instinct of denial, that serves people in some way and the nuclear industry in another.

    • If you're interested in all People knowing about Fukushima (& WIPP & Hanford etc.) find rad business cards at

      other resources for getting the rad word out

      DO YOUR PART, PEOPLE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

      • Sparky Sparky

        Chemfood, you've got mail, off-line, from Sparky. 🙂

      • HoTaters HoTaters

        Good to see you're back, Chemfood. Missed you here, didn't see your posts for awhile.

        One of these days (when budget allows) will print out a slew of your stuff & will pass it around. Have been dealing with health issues & death of family member, so kinda out of it lately.

        Keep out the great work. You and Vital1, stock, and everyone else here providing education & education materials IMO deserves a gold medal.

        So thankful for people like you. I have the gift of gab & so I get into really involved discussions about Fukushima. Mostly talk to people working in grocery stores, customers, out and about. Many of the young people listen respectfully, esp. the ones who are in committed relationships, married, wanting to have children, or those with young children.

        The urge to protect our loved ones is a strong one. I'm able to talk with a lot of young mothers. Most of them are respectful and carefully listen. Surprising, many of them already know about Fukushima.

        I'd have to agree with many of you we are reaching a tipping point. Wish I worked in medicine because I'm still finding many practitioners, even in holistic health, have no understanding of the dangers of radiation. Maybe others can do that for me, those who work in that field or can gain their professional respect.

        Seems like people either know, or are curious, suspect something's going on, or they're just oblivious and don't want to be bothered.

        • HoTaters HoTaters

          Do that for me, on behalf of all of us (talk to the medical professionals) that is. Not just me. It needs to be spoken and acknowledged on behalf of every living being on earth.

  • mutante mutante

    Dr. Mita should be applauded for coming out and speaking the truth. Screw those evil bureaucrats in japan(and elsewhere). This dr. has nothing to gain by what he has stated, except for relieving his conscience.
    I would never step foot in that radiated region. This has been the crime of all existence. If Mother Earth had the ability to remove us from it's surface, we would have been gone thousands of years ago.

  • Black Reign Man Black Reign Man

    911 – jolt; failed Mid East war to wipe out terrorism – jolt; self inflicted recession, Congress makes banks whole – jolt; Corporations buy US Government – jolt; Fukushima disaster – jolt; Hanford – jolt; WIPP – jolt; Savannah River site – jolt. Dr. It looks like the American people are non-responsive… brain dead.

    Congratulations, the people have been thoroughly subdued.

    • HoTaters HoTaters

      Black Reign Man, was there an event at Savannah River? Or "just" the disgusting fact the U.S. is allowing the high level nuke waste to be shipped there from other nations?

      • Black Reign Man Black Reign Man

        The disgusting fact, and 60+ years of its own waste being stored "temporarily," in leaking, above ground facilities while they seek a way to dispose of it permanately.

    • 52Rockwell

      Not yet Black. You are dealing with a Sleeping Giant. Just wait for the food shortages. You hurt em in the belly you will see.

  • mutante mutante

    Freedom has been given up for the false promise of security. When people rely on others to tell them what is right or wrong and / or what to do, they have essentially died. They are merely passive automatons. Screw that !

  • We Not They Finally

    Again, stop this PLEASE!

    • ftlt

      They must have special measurement areas and special instruments.

      This juxtaposed against the article says it all.

      Who do you believe a doctor or someone selling something?

  • Heart of the Rose Heart of the Rose

    Fukushima is an eternal 'dirty bomb'.
    TPTB ..are so shameless ..they will feign shock ..as the medical implications ..start to trickle in.

    But 'they' know the reactions of radiation on the human body ..at various dose levels ..and lengths of exposure…etc.
    (Testing many unto their graves.)

    All worked out in the blue, blue South Pacific.


    The Islands of Secret Project 4.1


  • Heart of the Rose Heart of the Rose

    OT.. There are so many other dreams to dream…truly.

    South Pacific " Some Enchanted Evening "

    Reba McEntire & Brian Stokes Mitchel
    " Some Enchanted Evening "


    • Angela_R

      Thanks Rose, and ftit,

      I saw the musical "South Pacific" yet again last year. Teddy Tahu Rhodes, a New Zealand operatic baritone sung "Some Enchanted Evening"; it was the first musical he had even performed in. Every single member of the cast was excellent, yet ftlt, for me, it was the rendition of Bali Hai that transported me into the "Dream." Her performance of "Happy Talk" had the smile widening. Very beautiful.

      Bo has been posting video clips, as I note you also have Rose. It would be wonderful if someone could collate together those links. Maybe a suggestion could be made to ENENews for a separate thread exclusively for that use. While ideas are stimulated via different threads, perhaps a simple video @ (time) could be positioned on the particular thread that had inspired it and the link placed on the dedicated music thread.

      Music can convey the word and reach the heart. It can also act as a vent for anger, but I have never seen it become a vehicle for violence.

      • 52Rockwell

        Oh Yeh It can be used for Violence. Many the guys in the Corps got they Battle Music jamming as they do the dirty deed. Adrenaline is what is needed.Strongest drug there is.
        The Video thread is a great idea. Some enchanted evening ,you may see a stranger ….I love it. Took me back . My Moma was a movie buff:)I saw all the old flicks. I can also sing you every song Sinatra ever did 🙂
        But I prefer Hank3…http://youtu.be/Y-qdQ2AI2H0

  • West Aussie West Aussie

    I just read this on Veterans Today;
    Good to see the anti-nuke message is being spread by another reputable news site. Well, I think it's reputable, even if it does run stories on aliens. I tend to think just because I haven't knowingly met one doesn't mean they don't exist. I've never seen man-made radiation first hand either, but I'm willing to believe it exists. Crop circles, aliens. Possibly…..sorry, OT.

  • 52Rockwell

    Hey Enenews Staff 🙂 How is everyone . I hope you are all enjoying your weekend. It is Sunday Morning, and I would like to quote a few words from my New Testament. Those of you who are my fellow believers can feast, and the ones that dont believe yet , are welcome to hear also.Because the Word of God is a Powerful 2 edged Sword.
    5 Now when Jesus saw the crowds, he went up on a mountainside and sat down. His disciples came to him, 2 and he began to teach them.
    The Beatitudes

    He said:

    3 “Blessed are the poor in spirit,
    for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
    4 Blessed are those who mourn,
    for they will be comforted.
    5 Blessed are the meek,
    for they will inherit the earth.
    6 Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness,
    for they will be filled.
    7 Blessed are the merciful,
    for they will be shown mercy.
    8 Blessed are the pure in heart,
    for they will see God.
    9 Blessed are the peacemakers,
    for they will be called children of God.
    10 Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness,
    for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.

    11 “Blessed are you when people insult you, persecute you and falsely say all kinds of evil against you because of me. 12 Rejoice and be glad, because great is your reward in heaven, for in the same way they persecuted the prophets who were before you.

    • 52Rockwell

      And I will throw in a little from the Old Testament too cause it is a great comforter in times of stress.Like Now 🙂

      Ecclesiastes 3 The Message (MSG)
      There’s a Right Time for Everything

      3 There’s an opportune time to do things, a right time for everything on the earth:

      2-8 A right time for birth and another for death,
      A right time to plant and another to reap,
      A right time to kill and another to heal,
      A right time to destroy and another to construct,
      A right time to cry and another to laugh,
      A right time to lament and another to cheer,
      A right time to make love and another to abstain,
      A right time to embrace and another to part,
      A right time to search and another to count your losses,
      A right time to hold on and another to let go,
      A right time to rip out and another to mend,
      A right time to shut up and another to speak up,
      A right time to love and another to hate,
      A right time to wage war and another to make peace.

      9-13 But in the end, does it really make a difference what anyone does? I’ve had a good look at what God has given us to do—busywork, mostly. True, God made everything beautiful in itself and in its time—but he’s left us in the dark, so we can never know what God is up to, whether he’s coming or going. I’ve decided that there’s nothing better to do than go ahead and have a good time and get the most we can out of life. That’s it—eat, drink, and make the most of your job. It’s God’s gift.
      Thank You Father

  • Heart of the Rose Heart of the Rose

    Beautiful words as to the 'natural order' of life.
    A time to live ..a time to die.
    But we do not live in a world of 'natural order'.
    We live in a world of lies.. cover ups and distortion of scientific fact ..which is a DEPARTURE FROM REALITY.
    We live in a world.. of 'false flags' ..the production of false events.
    A series of false motions ..creating a manipulated future.

    A time to live ..a time to die ..according to whom?

    (A time to live ..(A TIME TO STRUGGLE TO LIVE)..a time to die.

  • demise demise

    Some of you are somewhat aware of this and others not so, but the radiation meltdowns are working into radical political socialist schemes. The WIPP incident was crafted when the Japanese radiation plume computer model did not hit Texas and the Southeast.

    Now that US is sufficiently covered with radiation (or soon will be) and the borders have collapsed, the next shoe to drop may cause a Marshall Law declaration. That's when all bets are lost. Obama has to play up the radiation scenario first and stop the secret stonewalling. When they start hyping it, it's too late to prepare because in ML all migration is government controlled and all radiation levels from the government are filtered (lied about).

  • nootkabear nootkabear

    Wow! I have been reading these many comments, and am so glad that yall are here commenting. I am glad that James and I are not alone in this roller coaster ride. I usually don't comment, cause someone has already expressed the very way I feel. So I sit and read. This morning, I have read, and gone through almost every emotion possible, agreeing with each and every one of you, on both the good and bad way we all talk about other people, scientists,etc. I have read and smiled, read and cried, and read some more.
    I guess I want to say, damn, I love you guys, you hit the nail on the head every time.

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