Peace and Climate

Fukushima: A Lasting Tragedy

Tens of years on, the United States, the largest owner of nuclear power plants, still promotes nuclear power as “safe and clean energy.” by H. Patricia Hynes  Then In 2011 the Great East Japan Earthquake and ensuing tsunami devastated northeast Japan, taking the lives of […]

World

Ten years After Fukushima: The Future of Nuclear Power in Japan

**TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 6:00PM-7:30PM EST (Please note different time): Jun Tateno, Ph.D., Executive Director, Nuclear and Energy-Related Information Center (NERIC), Tokyo, Japan Register: https://mit.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_WqxVc3GeQa6HAJP7DsQE8A   Part of  a semester-long series on Global Peace and Insecurity. Organized and moderated by Subrata Ghoshroy, Research Affiliate, STS The world is facing an unprecedented […]

Power Struggle: Feature Length Documentary

Power Struggle: Nuclear Power and Democracy

A Feature-Length Documentary about Nuclear Power and Democracy A Film by Robbie Leppzer • In association with NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) Panel discussion after the film Democracy prevails when a nuclear engineer turned whistle-blower, a 93-year old grandmother, and a scrappy new governor join forces with […]