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Fukushima cleanup fails to convince as just 10 to 20% of evacuees seek return

February 25, 2015

Less than one-fifth of evacuees from the Fukushima nuclear disaster say they want to return to their homes, despite government efforts to speed up reconstruction in areas with lower radiation levels. 354 more words

Japan

Fukushima cleanup fails to convince as just 10 to 20% of evacuees seek return

February 25, 2015

Less than one-fifth of evacuees from the Fukushima nuclear disaster say they want to return to their homes, despite government efforts to speed up reconstruction in areas with lower radiation levels. 354 more words

Japan

Evacuated to Canada

Marion Cropley was one of the thousands of British children evacuated during the Second World War. Her wartime experiences are unusual because she spent the war in Canada, and kept a diary recording her life there. 480 more words

Events

About the Evacuate-Fukushima-Now battle cry, from a chronological perspective.

February 8, 2015

Someone somewhere commented:
“The Evacuate-Fukushima-Now battle cry hasn’t been thought out too well because it fails to recognize the moral questions that arise when non-victims speak for the victims—thinking that it is their job to rescue people who have decided to stay and haven’t asked for help.” 472 more words

Japan

About the Evacuate-Fukushima-Now battle cry, from a chronological perspective.

February 8, 2015

Someone somewhere commented:
“The Evacuate-Fukushima-Now battle cry hasn’t been thought out too well because it fails to recognize the moral questions that arise when non-victims speak for the victims—thinking that it is their job to rescue people who have decided to stay and haven’t asked for help.” 473 more words

Japan

Dinas County Primary School 1946

Back Row:- From the left in each case
D.T.Lewis ( Master), Roy Davies, Derek Thomas, Meurig Harries, Norman Morris, Rhydian Harries, Denzil Rees, Selwyn Harries, Alfie Clark (evacuee staying at Cwm yr Eglwys), Noel Murrow, Roy Jones, Gareth Francis (son of) Jack Francis (Headmaster who was married to the sister of Waldo Williams: teacher at Dinas School about 20 years earlier) 350 more words
Dinas Cross

"In times of war and deprivation ..."

As scenes, and themes, of hunger envelop my current novel-in-progress, this writer’s Guest Post is a glimpse of history – and hunger – from the branches of our own family tree: … 441 more words

On The Heart's Path