• Silver Spring, Maryland


Regarding the Dec. 22 article “Abe hints at scrapping reactor ban“: In the United States, such a statement would lead to the conclusion that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is paid by the nuclear industry.

Japan is free to destroy itself but not the entire world. The incident at the Fukushima No. 1 nuclear plant is the worst nuclear disaster yet and has released radioactive material into the world’s atmosphere and waters. To talk now of building more nuclear plants is like an ostrich sticking its head in the sand.

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