Dispatches | Nov 3, 2011 | 4:20

"Hope and denial in Japan" (Essay)

Daisann McLane is an award-winning travel writer who recently spent time in Japan, and met up with a group of people forced to flee their homes -- and their livelihoods -- after the nuclear accident and earthquake in Japan. One fisherman, still living in a spa hotel, months later, wants to go home, and is convinced he can start fishing again, mere kilometres from the Fukushima nuclear reactor.

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