Studies link earthquakes to oil companies injecting caustic wastewater into underground disposal wells.
Recent guidelines order US Marines not to inform Japanese authorities of accidents deemed "politically sensitive," raising concerns that many incidents may have gone unreported.
Sheila Bapat is a recovered attorney who now writes about gender and economic justice. Her first book, Part of the Family? Nannies, Housekeepers, Caregivers, and the Battle for Domestic Workers' Rights, was published by Ig Publishing in 2014.