Japan Pensioners Volunteer to Tackle Nuclear Crisis

Added on by Alex Koehne.

This is rather touching. Elderly Japanese citizens are volunteering to work around the radiation at Fukushima because they have already lead full lives and they don't want the younger workers to die young. If that's not altruistic, I don't know what is. I'm sorry to say that it's hard to imagine this sort of selfless behavior happening over here with such solidarity. Read more at bbc.co.uk