This lament illustrates the denial in which the Japanese people are living, and the pain of refusing to go along with it. Outside pressure is needed to help the Japanese people and government face reality. Please sign and disseminate these two petitions:
The Sorrow of Living in
Fukushima tr. by Chizu Hamada
Making my kids wear a glass badge*, a useless almighty protector,
I send them onto a battle field.
I see decontamination trucks in town
There are unknown men in the local convenience store.
I smell dusty soil from them.
Plastic storage bags are piling up here and there,