26 Mar '12, 12pm

Shunning Nuclear Power Will Lead to a Warmer World

"Thanks to the openness of Japanese society and prompt evacuation...." Openness? For example: Cabinet kept alarming nuke report secret Fearful of scaring public, existence of document was denied for months: http://www.japantimes.co.jp/text/nn20120122a1.html Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012 But wasn’t Fukushima a health disaster? Yes it was. 160,000 people in Japan were evacuated from the 20 kilometer no go zone around Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant where 3 reactors of 6 went into meltdown. Today here in Japan 4 prefectures in that region reported on the deaths caused by extreme stress of evacuation of the citizens of Japan from those areas including the exclusion zone: 1521 people died in 4 prefectures: http://www.kahoku.co.jp/news/2012/03/20120325t73025.htm 90percent Fukushima - Fukushima-related cause of deaths of the victims was the forced evacuation of hospitals and for ea...

Full article: http://e360.yale.edu/feature/shunning_new_nuclear_power_p...

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