Report from the 11/11 NNA rally・11月抗議集会事後報告

The rally was held during the time Trump was visiting Asia and soliciting more war weapons. Japan had already decided to purchase so many weapons from USA, but PM Abe promised Trump that Japan will buy MORE. It seemed Trump’s task, a shameful sales of death and war, had accomplished. About 15 people gathered and … Continue reading

Report from 9/11/17 NNA Monthly Rally・第62回月例9月11日SF抗議集会の事後報告

It has been 6 and a half years since Fukushima triple melt down occurred, and 5years and 2 months since NNA started Every 11th of Monthly Rally. And though the attendees of our rally have been decreasing, by 3:00 pm people gathered one by one, total of 9 people attended . Many of 9 people … Continue reading

A Report of 7/11 NNA rally / 7・11抗議集会事後報告

A dozen of people gathered at front of SF Japanese Consulate. It was the significant day that Anti-Conspiracy law took effect on the same day in Japan. And only a few days earlier, UN adopted treaty banning nuclear weapons. Several people spoke out including Cecile Peneda, Tadashi Seto from Japan. And a couple of people … Continue reading

A report from the 5.11 Monthly No Nukes Action rally・5/11 抗議集会からの報告

The scary mountain fire in the restricted area in Fukushima had started on April 29 and continued burning until a day before our rally. It had lasted for twelve days! 5000 people worked to put the fire out with hazmat suits. On April 8 it was recorded 3-9 times higher cesium label than previous day at … Continue reading

Report from 4/11 NNA Monthly Rally

The attendants are very few,  but we had a good rally. Paul Kangas came back from the trip to Russia and China and spoke. Genta Yoshikawa spoke very first time. And we had three very first attendants. Steve Zeltzer who wrote the letter to PM Abe couldn’t attend this rally, so Genta Yoshikawa read it … Continue reading

A report of Fukushima 6th Anniversary/ 56th NNA monthly rally

NNA held our 56th Anti-Nukes Monthly and Fukushima 6th Anniversary Rally on 3/11/17 at SF. It was fine afternoon. But all of us who attended this rally understood the Fukushima’s many  problems have been continuing. After finishing one of speak out and singing with Vic Sadot, we marched to the Justin Herman Plaza and continued … Continue reading

A report of 12/11/16 NNA Rally/12・11反原発・反核抗議集会事後報告

We had the last NNA rally in 2016 on December 11. Three people from LA came to attend the rally and left to LA soon after. The letter to PM Abe was written and read out by Atuko Uchida who lives in LA. Attached please read her letter. SF office of IWJ(Independent Web Journal) took … Continue reading

Five Years After Fukushima : Living with Disaster

film screening and report on Okinawa to the people in Bay Area “Five Years After Fukushima : Living with Disaster”  18 min. Documentary film by Greenpeace  Five and half years have passed from severe meltdown of Fukushima. Now what’s going on in Fukushima? … nuclear reactors, victims, children, compensation, decontamination, contamination value, returning of victims, safety … Continue reading

報告: 8月9日のリバモア核兵器研究所前抗議集会

朝6時半にバークレー、ベイエイリアを出発し、核兵器・原発絶滅集会に参加の皆さん、ごくろうさまでした。カリフォルニア晴れの天気で、青空の下、約300人が参加しました。     スピーチをした一人、被爆者のはなおかさんは「時期の大統領になりうるドナルド・トランプは核兵器の使用は、いつも準備しておきたいと言っている」とその恐ろしさを述べ、ヴェトナム 戦争の機密書類を公表し、反戦・反核で知られているダニエル・エルスバーグさんも「次期大統領可能なヒラリー・クリントンでさえ核兵器を使うか、使わないかははっきり公表すべきでない、と言って使う余地を残しておきたがっている」と、私たちがまさに核戦争にいつでも巻き込まれる状況であることの不気味さを語りました。    今回もIWJ (Independent Web Journal)  SF支局さんがインターネットで中継してくださいました。そのアーカイブィンクです。 パート1: パート2: 次に、拙い私のスピーチですが、要望もあり添付しました。 過去の歴史を忘れず、それから学び、核兵器・核発電を絶滅していきましょう! 知ることは大事です、そして声を出し立ち上がることは更に大事です。   8/9/16 , at Lawrence Livermore Lab (Chizu Hamada speech) Ohayou gozaimasu! Good morning! In 1974, I left my life in Japan to come to the United States. For over 40 years now, I have called the Bay Area my … Continue reading

The report of 7/11/16 NNA Rally

Thank you for joining our 48th No Nukes Action Rally. The previous day, on July 10, Japanese had the election of the upper house of parliament. The result was awful for the peace activists and people who want to keep our pacifist constitution and decommission all nuclear power plants. Because 2/3 of the seats were taken … Continue reading