Conversation with Yabu Shiro: "Japan’s Reconstruction Projects, Past & Present, and the People’s Struggle”

Yabu Shiro “Japan’s Reconstruction Projects, Past & Present, and the People’s Struggle” 「今日と過去の復興政策、民衆の運動」 Tuesday, October 9th @ 5:30 pm @ 41 E. 11th Street, 7th Floor  [Map] This talk (in Japanese with English translation) considers Japan’s reconstruction after the devastation of Fukushima in 2011 from a historical perspective. Looking at past projects such as ones that … Continue reading Conversation with Yabu Shiro: "Japan’s Reconstruction Projects, Past & Present, and the People’s Struggle”

Radiation Exposure is Unequal

By SHIRO YABU (photo: Global2000 on flickr) (Originally published in Japanese for Gendai Shiso 現代思想, July 2012 Issue)   Doesn’t Radiation Discriminate? The Japanese Reggae musician, Rankin Taxi, has a song he has been singing for over twenty years: “You can’t see it, and you can’t smell it either.” Radiation is strong Radiation is powerful … Continue reading Radiation Exposure is Unequal

Voluntary Evacuation: A New Form of Struggle – A Conversation with Takako Shishido (1)

by TODOS SOMOS JAPON (Photo: Takumi Sakamoto – Goldenrods grow tall in the abandoned rice fields in Fukushima.) 【日本語は下部に掲載。スクロールダウンしてお読みください。】 Voluntary Evacuation: A New Form of Struggle A Conversation with Takako Shishido by Todos Somos Japon (1) June 23, 2012, NYC Takako Shishido (TS) Ayumi Hirai (AH) Sabu Kohso (SK) Yuko Tonohira (YT) Yuko Tonohira: Today … Continue reading Voluntary Evacuation: A New Form of Struggle – A Conversation with Takako Shishido (1)

FORUM::: RadioActivity! – Creating Everyday Revolution After Fukushima

Sunday October 7th, 2012 11am-9pm @ 16 Beaver: 16 Beaver Street 4th Floor, New York, NY 10004 [MAP] Subway: 4/5 train to Bowling Green Free Childcare is provided. [RSVP on Facebook] Where we are at today after Fukushima in the struggles against nuclear power – that is the question. As news from Japan slowly reveal … Continue reading FORUM::: RadioActivity! – Creating Everyday Revolution After Fukushima

Toward Pirate Communism: Tyranny and Anarchy

Toward Pirate Communism: Tyranny and Anarchy From Shiro Yabu’s Diary *The following is the March section of the blog by Shiro Yabu, an anti-capitalist activist living in Japan. English translation and editing by Adam Broinowski 12 March 2011 6:49 Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant and Isodine When I heard the news that coolant at the Fukushima … Continue reading Toward Pirate Communism: Tyranny and Anarchy

Past Events

Sing up on our email list to receive updates about our projects, film screening, study group and street actions! メーリングリストにご登録を。最新イベント情報を配信します。 [yks-mailchimp-list id=”a38f309739″]  -2014- March 30, 2014, 7PM: Screening: A2-B-C @ 16 Beaver, NYC 3月30日午後7時:『A2-B-C』上映 @ シックスティーン・ビーバー March 11, 2014: No Nukes Action on Fukushima Anniversary, @ Japanese Consulate, NYC March 15, 2014: No Nukes Action NYC, … Continue reading Past Events