Posts Tagged: fukushima
Disaster relief has increasingly become part of the justification for increased U.S. troop deployments in the Asia-Pacific region.
Is a green energy revolution on the global agenda?
Shinzo Abe is back as prime minister, along with his special brand of Abenomics and a whole new politics of hype.
Solving the Fukushima nuclear crisis will require rethinking our whole approach to science, social media, and public diplomacy.
In the cargo-container communities of Japan's disaster areas, one finds echoes of post-Katrina New Orleans.
Let's hope that, unlike with Hiroshima and Nagasaki survivors, bias against Fukushima refugees will be kept to a minimum.
Lady Gaga recently went to Japan to help out the victims of the earthquake. But did she send out all the right messages?
It seems to be deja vu with Tepco and Fukushima -- like Bill Murray in "Groundhog Day."
Not only has Tepco failed to turn the corner on wrestling Fukushima into submission, no insurance company will reimburse it for the costs.
As with methyl-mercury a half century ago, Japan is once again threatened by a new persistent toxin accumulating in its food and water.