The nuclear industry relies on amnesia …on forgetfulness of Windscale, Three Mile Island, Chernobyl, Fukushima …..
(7 minute Greenpeace video)
“Fukushima: we must not forget!”
Greenpeace.org Blogpost by Dr. Rianne Teule – March 11, 2014:
“Forgetting Fukushima makes it more likely that such a nuclear disaster could happen elsewhere,’ said Mrs Tatsuko Okawara, one of the hundreds of thousands of victims of the Fukushima accident that began on 11 March 2011.
Though she is right, the world still seems to forget.
The nuclear industry is trying its hardest to make us forget by downplaying the impacts of the accident, ignoring the fact that the Fukushima reactors are still not under control and claiming that lessons have been learned. Nothing is further from the truth.
So business continues as usual and in many countries the same mistakes are being made that played a role in Fukushima. These are systemic failures linked to the nuclear sector, such as a lack of independent regulators, no accountability, putting…
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