nuclear energy

Conflict & Justice

French Sour on Nuclear Power

France gets a larger share of its electricity from nuclear power than any other country. But as Liam Moriarty reports, a year after Fukushima, public support is eroding, and for the first time nuclear power has become an issue in a presidential election.

Global Politics

North Korea halts nuke disabling

The government of North Korea says it has stopped disabling its nuclear facilities because it says the U.S. has violated a disarmament deal. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Dr. John Park, Director of the Korea Working Group at the US Institute of Peace.

Global Politics

Iran's nuclear defiance

Iran's President Ahmadinejad said today his country will not agree to talks on the nuclear issue if the UN Security Council imposes new sanctions. Stephen Kinzer is the author of 'Reset: Iran, Turkey and America's Future.' Marco Werman talks with him.

Global Politics

A Japanese Village Forced to Evacuate

Japan continues to struggle with the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami that crippled the Fukushima nuclear plant. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Marco Werman. He's in a village outside the exclusion zone experiencing high levels of radiation.

Conflict & Justice

French Sour on Nuclear Power

France gets a larger share of its electricity from nuclear power than any other country. But as Liam Moriarty reports, a year after Fukushima, public support is eroding, and for the first time nuclear power has become an issue in a presidential election.

Global Politics

North Korea halts nuke disabling

The government of North Korea says it has stopped disabling its nuclear facilities because it says the U.S. has violated a disarmament deal. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Dr. John Park, Director of the Korea Working Group at the US Institute of Peace.

Global Politics

Iran's nuclear defiance

Iran's President Ahmadinejad said today his country will not agree to talks on the nuclear issue if the UN Security Council imposes new sanctions. Stephen Kinzer is the author of 'Reset: Iran, Turkey and America's Future.' Marco Werman talks with him.

Global Politics

A Japanese Village Forced to Evacuate

Japan continues to struggle with the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami that crippled the Fukushima nuclear plant. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with Marco Werman. He's in a village outside the exclusion zone experiencing high levels of radiation.