First people in Okinawa has been dominated by Japan & U.S. governments. This is a historical record of a struggle for New U.S. Military base construction in Henoko.
Water Protectors met Okinawan Students @ Meio University.
It was about 2 hours People from U.S. shared their experience in Standing Rock ,ND and talked about similarity to Okinawan struggle.
At the beginning. Water ceremony was held by Poko from up state NY.
Each one of U.S. friends talked each experiences.
Yuwa from main land Japan talked about what "Peace Walk" means to him and also what "Prayer" means to him. He said it's about "Connection".
There are students who goes to base to learn English. For her U.S. base is there since she was born, never thought that it's good or bad. But when she heard a story of one white woman shared her story that her brothers are in a U.S. military and she is hurt from her brothers job that they have been part of killing people in this world, the student started to cry...
She expressed a fear of being taken a video or picture by Japanese police at Henoko.
7 years has passed.
Earth Quake and Tsunami took about 20000 lives.
And Nuclear disaster continues to lead us to the unkonwn future.
Many differnt theories has been expressed about a radiation matter.
Some of them says Radiation in Fukushima is not danger to our body.
Some of them says that there are already many victims of Radiation.
People in Fukushima are not feel free to speak about radiation issue.
The government & media put more weight to talk about safety of radiation.
It is strange situation that hesitating to talk about it...
It make me think that how we the people live out side of Fukushima support.
A Buddhist Monk Pray.
At Southern Minami Soma city where recently J.P. government permitted to live after Nuclear contamination.
March 10th. Inter faith pilgrimage has been held past 7 yeras.
Tsunami reached a couple of miles.
Elementary school was engulfed by Tsunami.
Killed 74 kids.