Web-savvy activist moms could be changing a culture

In this Thursday, Dec. 22, 2011 photo, Mizuho Nakayama shops at a grocery shop near her house in Tokyo. Japan's nuclear crisis has turned Nakayama into one of a small but growing number of Internet-savvy activist moms. In the days and weeks following the March 11 tsunami, frustration over the sketchy information coming from the government about the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant drove many Japanese to Twitter and alternative media webcasts. (AP Photo/Malcolm J. Foster)

In this Thursday, Dec. 22, 2011 photo, Mizuho Nakayama shops at a grocery shop near her house in Tokyo. Japan's nuclear crisis has turned Nakayama into one of a small but growing number of Internet-savvy activist moms. In the days and weeks following the March 11 tsunami, frustration over the sketchy information coming from the government about the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant drove many Japanese to Twitter and alternative media webcasts. (AP Photo/Malcolm J. Foster)

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