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Women Rising #22: International Anti-Nuclear Activists

Saturday, 09 March 2013 11:55 By Sandina Robbins, National Radio Project | Radio Report

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With nuclear power back on the agenda, three prominent female activists tell their stories: Kaori Izumi was part of the grassroots campaign to shutdown Japan’s nuclear power plants, after the Fukushima disaster. Winona LaDuke, has spent much of her life working to oppose uranium mining on indigenous land. And Alice Slater is part of a global initiative to ban nuclear weapons. On this edition, is the anti-nuclear movement on the rise? This is a special collaboration with Lynn Feinerman and Crown Sephira Productions.

Featuring:

Kaori Izumi, Japanese anti-nuclear activist, Winona LaDuke, Ojibwe activist, Alice Slater, Abolition2000 founder.

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Sandina Robbins

Sandina Robbins is a contributor to the National Radio Project.


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Women Rising #22: International Anti-Nuclear Activists

Saturday, 09 March 2013 11:55 By Sandina Robbins, National Radio Project | Radio Report

Media

With nuclear power back on the agenda, three prominent female activists tell their stories: Kaori Izumi was part of the grassroots campaign to shutdown Japan’s nuclear power plants, after the Fukushima disaster. Winona LaDuke, has spent much of her life working to oppose uranium mining on indigenous land. And Alice Slater is part of a global initiative to ban nuclear weapons. On this edition, is the anti-nuclear movement on the rise? This is a special collaboration with Lynn Feinerman and Crown Sephira Productions.

Featuring:

Kaori Izumi, Japanese anti-nuclear activist, Winona LaDuke, Ojibwe activist, Alice Slater, Abolition2000 founder.

This piece was reprinted by Truthout with permission or license. It may not be reproduced in any form without permission or license from the source.

Sandina Robbins

Sandina Robbins is a contributor to the National Radio Project.


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