Charles Bonner for Der Spiegel

Charles Bonner, lawyer in Sausalito, CA

Charles Bonner, lawyer in Sausalito, CA

Charles Bonner is no stranger to taking on big corporations. As a lawyer he’s been involved with civil rights and police misconduct cases. Now he’s filing a billion dollar class action suit against Tokyo Electric Power Company for not being very truthful during the Fukushima nuclear meltdown. Aircraft carrier USS Ronal Reagan participated in a humanitarian mission and was unprepared for the high levels of radiation. A lot of sailors have fallen sick, one died of cancer. Portrait taken in Sausalito for Der Spiegel. Full story here.