Fukushima Type Scenarios At 39 US Nuclear Power Plants

By Josh Cunnings, environews.tv -

By Josh Cunnings for Enviro News - Well, there you have it. These risks are there and they are all too real. The question is: how many catastrophic nuclear disasters does humanity need to get the [...]

Fukushima Plant Is Releasing 770,000 Tons Of Radioactive Water Into Pacific Ocean

By Dahr Jamail, www.truth-out.org -

By Dahr Jamail for Truthout - When Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant suffered a triple-core meltdown in March 2011 as the result of devastating earthquake, most people had no idea this was [...]

Japan’s Tepco Gets Slapped With New U.S. Lawsuit Over Fukushima

By Aaron Sheldrick, www.reuters.com -

By Aaron Sheldrick for Reuters - TOKYO (Reuters) - Tokyo Electric Power Co Holdings said on Thursday it has been hit with another lawsuit filed in a U.S. court seeking $5 billion for compensation [...]

Fukushima Plant Releasing 770,000 Tons Radioactive Water Into Ocean

By Dahr Jamail, www.truthout.org -

By Dahr Jamail for TruthOut. When Japan's Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant suffered a triple-core meltdown in March 2011 as the result of devastating earthquake, most people had no idea this was [...]

Giraffe Award Given For Courage In Fighting Uranium Mining

By Max B. O'Connell, www.rapidcityjournal.com -

By Max B. O'Connell for Rapid City Journal - It takes a lot of courage to stick your neck out, but one Rapid City resident has been dubbed a hero for doing just that. Charmaine White Face, an [...]

USS Reagan Crew To Sue Japanese Company Over Fukushima Disaster

By Russia Today, www.rt.com -

By Russia Today. A federal appeals court has ruled that members of the US Navy can now, in a US court, pursue their lawsuit which alleges that they were exposed to radiation while providing aid [...]

Japanese Government’s Liable For Negligence Over Fukushma

By Justin McCurry, www.theguardian.com -

By Justin McCurry for The Guardian - A court in Japan has ruled that negligence by the state contributed to the triple meltdown of the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in March 2011 and [...]

The Heartbreaking Legacy Of Fukushima Daiichi

By Arnie Gundersen, www.fairewinds.org -

By Arnie Gundersen for Farewinds Energy Education - During last winter (2016), I spent most of February and early March in Japan working with and speaking to citizens, refugees, community [...]

Robots Dying Rapidly When They Try To Clean Up Fukushima

By Niamh McIntyre, www.independent.co.uk -

By Niamh McIntyre For Independent - A Japanese company tasked with cleaning up Fukushima, the site of the worst nuclear disaster since Chernobyl, has admitted that its attempts to probe the site [...]

‘Extremely High’ Jump In Post-Fukushima Radioactive Chemicals

By Nadia Prupis, www.commondreams.org -

By Nadia Prupis for Common Dreams - Greenpeace Japan reported Thursday that waterways in the Fukushima district have hundreds of times more radiation now than before 2011, when the nuclear [...]

Hanford, Not Fukushima, Is Big Radiological Threat To West Coast

By Robert Jacobs, www.counterpunch.org -

By Robert Jacobs for Counter Punch - There is a dangerous radiological threat to the West Coast of the United States that puts the health of millions of Americans at risk. It includes dangers to [...]

5 Years After Fukushima, ‘No End In Sight’ To Ecological Fallout

By Deirdre Fulton, www.commondreams.org -

By Deirdre Fulton for Common Dreams - The environmental impacts of the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear disaster are already becoming apparent, according to a new analysis from Greenpeace Japan, [...]

Newsletter: Using Courts To Build The Movement

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, www.popularresistance.org -

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers. The worst crimes of US history have been protected by law – slavery, taking of Indigenous lands, attacks on unions, denying women the vote and money as speech [...]

3 Ex-TEPCO Execs Indicted Over Fukushima Nuclear Disaster

By Staff, www.japantoday.com -

By Staff of Japan Today - TOKYO — Three former executives of Tokyo Electric Power Co (TEPCO) were indicted Monday for allegedly failing to take measures to prevent the disaster at the Fukushima [...]

5 Years Later, TEPCO Admits It Lied About Meltdown

By Staff, www.environews.tv -

By Enviro News World News. Fukushima Prefecture, Japan — EDITORIAL: THE TRUTH: Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) knew within hours following the 3/11/11 tsunami that a full-scale, [...]