Report on Fukushima by KPFA

Special report on the situation on Fukushima was aired on KPFA Radio’s Flashpoints in California recently.

Listen to the program HERE.

One Year Anniversary Events on Mar. 11th (West)



“3.11 Goodbye Nuclear Power Plants Fukui People’s Rally in Tsuruga”
@Plaza Bansho in Tsuruga
opens 11:30
parade 16:00
URL: (in Japanese)


“Goodbye Nuclear Power Plants 3.11 Kansai A Million Peoples’ Action”
@Nakanoshima Park area in Osaka
opens 10:30
demonstrations starts 13:55, 14:55 depending on the routes
URL: (in Japanese)


“3.11 Stop Ikata”
@COMS in Matsuyama

starts 13:30
@Matsuyama-City Station

starts 16:30
URL: (in Japanese)


“Abolish Nuclear Power Plants 3.11 in Kochi”
@Marunouchi Ryokuchi Park in Kochi-shi
starts 14:00
URL: (in Japanese)


“Goodbye Nukes in Fukuoka”
@Suzaki Park in Fukuoka-shi
rally 13:30
demonstration 14:30
URL: (in Japanese)

15,000 Goodbyes to Nukes in Fukuoka

About 15,000 people gathered in Fukuoka’s Maizuru Park to say NO to nuclear power plants and the Genkai Nuclear Power Plant in particular yesterday according to the organizer of “the Goodbye Nukes! 10,000 People’s Rally in Fukuoka”.

In addition to people from Kyushu and Yamaguchi, about 300 groups from South Korea participated in the protest.

This was the largest anti-nuclear plants event ever held in Kyushu, reported Ryukyu Shimpo, Okinawa’s local newspaper.

Here’s some video coverages in English:

11/13 Goobye Nukes in Fukuoka

Nov 13th Goodbye Nukes in FukuokaThere will be a big anti-nukes event in Fukuoka this coming Sunday. It’s been organized by the people from Kyushu, Okinawa, and South Korea. They called it as the Fukuoka 10,000 People Rally.

Here’s the info:

where: Maizuru Park in Fukuoka-City
when: Opens @ 10AM, November 13th
the stage program starts @ 1PM
the demonstration starts @ 2PM
more info:

6.11 No Nukes Action – Kyushu & Okinawa Edition


Stop Nuclear Power Plants Action in Fukuoka
1:00PM Gather at Kego Park in Fukuoka-City


Bye Bye Nuclear Power Plants
2:00PM Gather at Shirakawa Park in Kumamoto-City


We Don’t Need Nuclear Power Plants in Kagoshima
1:00pm Gather at Ten Park in Kagoshima-City


One Million People No-Nuke Action in Okinawa
2:30PM Gather at Bunka Tenbusu-kan Plaza in Naha

“Nuclear Power Plants are Wrong” Children’s Parade in Naha
6:00PM Gather in front of the prefecture office
The event will be canceled if it rains.