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''We are fighting against a monster named nuclear power with human wisdom,'' Economy, Trade and Industry Minister Banri Kaieda told a press conference in late March
Hmm, an industry minister of a country with dozens of nuclear reactors and home to the Toshiba and Hitachi nuclear plant constructors and the famed Japan Steel Works foundry, referring to nuclear power as a monster...

There are other ways he could have described what they are fighting against, but he chose this one.

Economics is politics by other means

by Carrie (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Mon Apr 11th, 2011 at 04:18:13 AM EST
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All Japanese know of Godzilla.

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Mon Apr 11th, 2011 at 09:59:54 AM EST
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