Sunday, May 19, 2013

Bring in the Clowns

In the more than two years since the nuclear meltdown, nearly all of my focus has been on documenting what is happening in Fukushima; and although I was aware of the weekly anti-nuclear demonstrations being held in Tokyo, I had never documented one.

Yesterday, I photographed the anti-nuclear rally held in Tokyo.
Actor Yamamoto Taro gives a speech
Banner reads: "Protect children from radiation"
A shopper watches as the anti-nuclear demonstration passes by

Headline from the AP News:

There was a strong police presence at the rally.

And this is my favourite photograph from yesterday:

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