REFLECTION: Notes from a visit to Fukushima, Japan

by Nick Mele Pax Christi USA National Council member In early December, 2012, I toured parts of Fukushima Prefecture and met with survivors of the earthquake, tsunami and accident at the nuclear plant which devastated the area in March 2011. Although nearly two years had passed since the catastrophe, the devastation was still apparent in many places, … Continue reading REFLECTION: Notes from a visit to Fukushima, Japan

JAPAN: Fukushima is a call to action in our work to stop nuclear weapons, nuclear power

By Bud Ryan, Pax Christi New Mexico co-coordinator We have all seen the devastation caused to the people of northern Japan from the earthquake and tsunami on March 11th. As if that weren’t enough, they then suffered the failure of their nuclear power station at Fukushima. So the question to us is: how do we … Continue reading JAPAN: Fukushima is a call to action in our work to stop nuclear weapons, nuclear power