Fukushima and the Cascading Impact of Nuclear Power on the Planet

Featuring Prof. Akira Murakami, Joseph J. Mangano, and Janette D. Sherman

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Fukushima and the Cascading Impact of Nuclear Power on the Planet

This show was broadcast April 12, 2012.

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Welcome to the Morning Mix, this is the Project Censored Show on Pacifica Radio, I’m Mickey Huff here in studio with Peter Phillips. Today’s show: Fukushima and the Cascading Impact of Nuclear Power on the Planet. We’ll begin the program today talking about recent news stories surrounding the ongoing nuclear crisis in Japan; we’ll play a prerecorded interview with Prof. Akira Murakami, professor of North American culture and media literacy at Akita University, who was recently in the SF Bay area at the behest of the Ecological Options Network; at the bottom of the hour, it’s Steve Zeltzer with Work Week Radio; we’ll conclude the show specifically dealing with The Nuclear Industry and Health as we engage in conversation with Joseph J. Mangano and Janette D. Sherman, authors of “An Unexpected Mortality Increase in the United States Follows Arrival of the Radioactive Plume from Fukushima- Is there a Correlation?” recently published in the International Journal of Health Services. Show Hosts: Mickey Huff and Peter Phillips, with Abby Martin of Media Roots.

Broadcast from Berkeley–Hard hitting News and Public Affairs with hosts Mickey Huff and Peter Phillips of Project Censored on KPFA’s morning show. The mission of Project Censored is to teach students and the public about the role of a free press in a free society – and to tell the News That Didn’t Make the News and Why. Originally broadcast on KPFA-Pacifica Radio on April 6, 2012.