「4.10 原発やめろデモ!!!!!!!!!」

Mass demonstration against nuclear power plants
Tokyo 10 April 2011


2011年4月10日、東京都杉並区で
高円寺・原発やめろデモ!!!!!!」が行われ
1万5,000人が参加した


Mass demonstration was took place in Tokyo on 10 April, 2011.
About 15,000 people gathered to call shut down nuclear power plants.

Japan Times' article "17,500 rally against nuke plants"



  *高円寺駅前
デモ参加者、原発反対の署名を求める人、震災被災者募金を募る人などでごったがえしていた。

*Koenji Railways Station
People flowed out of the railway station. In front of the station, there were many police officers, as well as people asking donation to earthquake victims and petition for closing nuclear power plants.
  *高円寺中央公園
駅からすぐの公園にほぼ集合時間に到着。しかしそこにはすでにすごい人数が集まっていた。そして時間とともに人はどんどん増え、公園周辺も人で埋まっていった。

*Rally at Park
Just a couple of minutes walk from the station, there were many people. And people were coming one after the other. The park and surrounded area were filled by people.
 
     



 
  *デモ出発
人が多すぎたためか、出発体勢になってから実際に出発するまでにも結構時間がかかった。
いろいろなコールがあったが、こんな感じで練り歩く。
原発いらない」の大合唱」
(音声:mp3 2分23秒)


*Demonstration March Starts
Since too many people, more than the organizer expected, participated, it took time to start the demonstration march.
Protesters' shout "Nuclear power plants, no thanks!" by mp3 file.



   


  *青梅街道へ
大通りに出てきたデモの先頭。青梅街道が歩行者天国になったかのよう。

*On Busy Road
Protesters came out to one of Tokyo's busy road. But it looked if the road became a car-free zone.

    *青梅街道へ
大通りに出てきたデモの先頭。青梅街道が歩行者天国になったかのよう。

*On Major Road
Protesters came out to one of Tokyo's major road. But it looked if the road became a car-free zone.
   



  *延々と続くデモ
青梅街道を東高円寺方面に向かうデモ。右側の車線の路肩には警察車両がずらっと駐車。

*Continue
The demonstration march continue on the major road. There were several police vehicles with red lamps on the right side.






  *環状7号を渡る人々
音楽を奏でながら楽しそうに気勢を上げる。

原発なくてもえじゃないか」の大合唱
(音声:mp3 1分50秒)


*With Music
People participated with gaiters, drums, tambourines, hand bells, bugles, etc. to make their appeal more impressive.
One of their appeal with chant "Without nuclear power plants, that's no problem!" by mp3 file.