As told by Michael Ruppert: about as near to the truth as you are going to get. It is bad, very bad. He has been predicting, detailing and sourcing proof that we are at the beginning of the end of industrial civilisation for years, and here he says - shockingly - that Japan will not be re-built. At this stage I no longer have patience for those who doubt peak-oil and its consequences - to these people I will merely say 'Good Luck'.
Meanwhile, for those who want to hear news that you will not hear on the BBC, here is this week's show: