Fukushima Secrecy Syndrome

Nader, Ralph
March 2014
Progressive Populist;3/1/2014, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p19
In this article, the author discusses a Japanese legislation related to Fukushima disaster, and mentions several topics including decommissioning of damaged nuclear reactors, control of radioactive pollution and protest against the legislation by Japanese scientists, as of March 2014.


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