Issues / Environment
Both American and Japanese officials typically leave the government for cushy jobs in the nuclear-energy industry.
Nuclear energy is just another U.S. industry that requires federal subsidies.
Not only is it the right thing to do, but severing our ties with Saudi Arabia makes political sense.
Tepco's reluctance to vent any radiation led to an explosion at Fukushima.
Nuclear watchdogs fight a new facility to build the part that makes nuclear weapons explode.
As radioactivity levels continue to spike in Fukushima, Obama's support for nuclear power is unwavering.
Earthquake concerns not only also exist for U.S. nuclear energy plants, but for nuclear-weapons facilities too.
Officially, Fukushima is now in the same class of accident as Chernobyl.
The UN Cancun climate talks established the groundwork for the Green Climate Fund to help poor nations address climate change.
The Japanese NGO Peace Boat puts the humanity back into humanitarian relief operations.