March 12, 2012

Why Has Progress Been So Slow in Japan?

Ethan Segal, The New Republic


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When a magnitude 9.0 earthquake hit northeastern Japan one year ago, triggering a massive tsunami that claimed close to 20,000 lives and caused meltdowns at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, the government, relief agencies, and people around the world were quick to offer their support and aid. . .

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