Fukushima: Cover up a human rights violation

  • Fukushima: Cover up a human rights violation

    Report criticizes government cover up that put human life, health and dignity at risk, a major human rights violation

    The Japanese government initially withheld computer projections on the amount of radioactive material released after the Fukushima nuclear catastrophe and ongoing human rights violation began, claiming that releasing that data "would cause unnecessary panic," according to an interim report covered by the Daily Yomiri on December 30. Nuclear watchdogs have attempted to get vital information to the public about the unprecedented high risk of radiation poisoning, the latest being Erin Brokovitch.

    Source: examiner.com