Monthly Archives: September 2011

Breaking the Information Monopoly

How do we know whether to believe what government officials tell us about the danger of radiation after a nuclear accident like Fukushima? New technologies are making it possible for citizens to break the government’s information monopoly, so that citizens … Continue reading

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Japanese PM: Do not say “Towns of Death”

“We are barely keeping the reactors under control and the situation is still difficult.”–Nuclear and Industrial Safety Agency spokesman Yoshinori Moriyama, on the 6-month anniversary of the meltdowns at the Fukushima nuclear reactors The nuclear accident at Fukushima 6 months … Continue reading

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