Tag Archive: earthquake

Berkeley and Tokyo: Anti-Nuclear Parallels?

Given the recent events in Japan, many around the world have raised new (and old) concerns about nuclear energy and its risks, which has made me a little more thoughtful about those espousing… Continue reading

More Bay Area Fundraisers for Japan

April 30, 10 am-3 pmBig Yard Sale for Japan Earthquake Relief FundEast Bay Free Methodist Church (5395 Potrero Avenue, El Cerrito)The East Bay Methodist Church and East Bay Japanese School are hosting a… Continue reading

Upcoming Bay Area Fundraisers for Japan

Since I’m back in Berkeley at the moment, I thought I would put together a list of upcoming fundraisers for the Japan relief effort—although it seems like things are starting to die down… Continue reading

Ways to Help Japan

Image ©2011 ~Sian0410 (The Japanese characters say “hope,” “love,” and “support”) Although it’s been more than a month since the massive earthquake and tsunami in Japan, the disaster continues to unfold and people… Continue reading

It’s the End of the World and I Feel Fine: Earthquake Update

Houses swallowed up by tsunami waves in Miyaji prefecture. Photo: Kyodo News/Associated Press via The Big Picture As I’m sure all of you know, Japan experienced a massive 8.9 earthquake yesterday at 2:46… Continue reading