Japan

Julia Conley, staff writer
Locals have long protested U.S. military presence in Okinawa.
Julia Conley, staff writer
The world's top meteorological experts issued the warning as cities and...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Two medical personnel work in the patients' ward in Jinyintan Hospital
"This outbreak is a test of solidarity—political, financial, and scientific,"...

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On the eve of the anniversary of the Fukushima disaster and amidst widespread protests against (clearly insane) government attempts to reopen nuclear plants, a new survey shows almost all Japanese fear and oppose nuclear power: An astounding 95% are worried about the current decontamination process and ongoing leaks; 87% are scared of another disaster; 80% want to scrap some or all existing reactors. Japan's Prime Minister has said he wants to restart reactors "confirmed safe...while winning...