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Atoms for Peace is Dead – Reexamining Okinawan Contemporary History Through Post-311 Fukushima /〈3.11以後〉〈フクシマ〉を通して沖縄現代史を問い直す via Fissures in the Planetary Apparatus

This article is available in both English and Japanese. Given that it is over a thousand kilometers distance from Fukushima Daiichi, the society of Okinawa at the moment does not appear to suffer much effect from the nuclear accident. Even … Continue reading

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Sasebo nuclear waste disposal urged via The Japan Times online

Norio Tomonaga, mayor of Sasebo, Nagasaki Prefecture, urged the central government Friday to swiftly dispose of low-level radioactive waste gathered during the U.S. forces’ disaster relief operations and stored at the local U.S. Navy base. Separately the same day, Okinawa … Continue reading

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