The last thing the US Alliance Managers would ever consider is that perhaps they ought to actually respect democracy and to make adjustments to their policies in accordance with the democratic will.
A roundup of the most significant news stories from Japan reported on December 7, 2017.
A roundup of the most significant news stories from Japan reported on November 29, 2017.
People march in Tsukuba, the premier science city of Japan, to support science and fact-based policymaking in the United States and in the world.
Another look at the leader who set the stage for Donald Trump.
Racism has always been an essential element in the struggle over US military bases in Okinawa, but now it has emerged into the mainstream media.
Donald Trump’s comments about the potential need for the United States to retract its responsibility to defend Japan helps conservative Japanese politicians bolster this East Asian nation’s military posture.
Interview with Sayo Saruta, Director of the New Diplomacy Initiative.
The group sometimes called the “Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant” (ISIL) murdered freelance journalist Kenji Goto and his friend Haruna Yukawa. The various messages that ISIL sent through Goto’s voice to the world demonstrate clearly that they are listening to the debates in the world’s media, and we therefore can understand that ISIL murdered Mr. Goto in full knowledge of the humanitarian nature of his work and the fact that he personally bore no enmity toward Muslims or their causes.
The government deals itself all the cards in deciding what constitutes acceptable journalism about official policymaking.