Elaine Lies

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Comic books champion debate on Fukushima disaster

Jun 29, 2014

Comic books champion debate on Fukushima disaster

Farmers in Fukushima try to convince skeptical visitors that their crops are safe from radiation. Blood trickles from the nose of a reporter who visits the area. These are two story lines found in manga — those ubiquitous comics for adults and teens — ...