After Fukushima, Nuclear Power on Collision Course With Japanese Public
In the face of overwhelming public opposition, Japan’s prime minister recently announced that nuclear power plants will restart.
Inuit campaign for referendum over mine in far north
A conflict over a uranium mine in the far north, four decades in the making, has pitted members of a small Inuit community against their territorial government and a French company. Inuit in the community of Baker Lake, located west of Hudson Bay in the Kivalliq region of Nunavut, have raised a hue [and cry] over what they call a faulty, biased process and the Government of Nunavut’s uncritical support for uranium mining.
Banks financing the nuclear industry
The Kick Nuclear network notes that according to (put together by Greenpeace and others), the following banks feature in the top 10 institutions worldwide for nuclear power investment: 2. Citi  3. Barclays  6. RBS  8. HSBC         9. JP Morgan Chase