Posts Tagged: comfort women

The Apology Olympics

Japan wants a "normal" foreign policy. Its neighbors want apologies for wartime atrocities — and an assurance that Japanese militarism is a thing of the past.
Japan’s war hawks and imperial apologists are alienating the country’s allies and making a confrontation with its rivals more likely.

Abe Road

Under Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan’s chauvinistic surge has inflicted unmistakable damage on its national brand image.