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[Column] Unpatriotic individuals party -Hikokumin toh

During WW2, people who opposed the war, tried not to be conscripted, or even said Japan would get defeated were called “Hikokumin”. Hi means Anti, Kokumin means people. It means


[Express] “2.49 μSv/h in Kitakyushu after debris incineration”

Introducing important tweets as [Express] for simultaneous update.   今月、北九州市では市民の線量計測で小倉北区で2.49マイクロ出ました。0.249ではありません。また小倉南区では1.5マイクロが記録されました。0.15にあらず。エラー値でないとすれば、恐ろしい事態が起きていることに成ります。これ、福島県並みの空間線量です。#がれき — いた吉(脱原発に358票+青空を返せ!)さん (@bullet358) 11月 30, 2012 <Translate> Today (11/30/2012), 2.49 μSv/h was measured by citizen in Kokurakitaku Kitakyushu city. It


Tokyo still accepts 148 tones of debris to incinerate per day

Tokyo started accepting debris to incinerate on 11/2/2011. They are going to accept debris from Iwate and Miyagi up to 500,000 tones by 2013. According to the clean association of


[Celebrities going sick] Japanese comedian Miyasako to be hospitalized for stomach disease

Fukushima Diary has been reporting about celebrities becoming sick or hospitalized. (cf. 6 celebrities reported to be hospitalized or dead within a week [Link]) Miyasako Hiroyuki, a Japanese comedian is


[Restoration] Minamisoma city to hold a marathon race on 12/2/2012 (Rain or shine)

On 12/2/2012, Minamisoma city Fukushima is going to hold a marathon race (Nomaoi no sato healthy marathon). This is the 25th race after 2 years blank for restoration. Anyone can


Japan to pay US 5 million USD of ex-gratia payment for drift debris

On 11/30/2012, Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced Japanese government is going to pay US 5 million USD of ex-gratia payment for debris drifted to US. Japanese prime minister Noda declared


Radiation level spiked up in west coast of Japan for about 10 hours

According to Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology, radiation level spiked up in Komatsu city Ishikawa. It jumped up from 0.05 μSv/h to 0.1 μSv/h between 10:30 and 20:00 of