Kenneth Cukier is The Economist's Japan Business and Finance correspondent, but in the last couple of weeks, he has stared at one of the most grueling assignments of his career: cover Japan's largest earthquake, visit disaster zones and make sense of the mayhem. In this podcast, Kenn salutes the spirit of the Japanese who are ploughing through the crisis with aplomb. He doesn't mince words while criticizing the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) which is at the core of the nuclear reactor crisis. Following are some of his words which summarise his state of mind and that of rest of Japan:
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