Japan needs your help after the earthquake, tsunami, and complex nuclear accident.
George Takei on the Japan Quake and Tsunami. Hat tip: Claudia Sawyer
I don’t think the amount of heart makes as much difference as the amount of the donation, but it’s a nice sentiment.
The truth is, Haiti needs your help more. A very large percentage of the people of Haiti who were rendered homeless from the earthquake there are still homeless, and the situation in that region is probably worse in many ways than it was the day after the quake. Missionaries are in there picking up the slack, which of course a very bad idea. So give something for Haiti, please.
But right now, it is appropriate and necessary to help Japan. Here’s a small selection of secular organizations that are mediating the transfer of funds to places where money can help:
Over the next few days you’ll see a lot of appeals on Scienceblogs.com to help Japan. I’m sure there will be many other excellent options from which you may chose.
So far there is this:
Dean’s Corner: Think Japanese March 18 æ?¥è?®ç³»è«¸å®?æ´¾
For more information and essays about the Earthquake, Tsunami and Nuclear Reactor problems in Japan CLICK HERE.