Posts Tagged: Japan

Smearing Japan

A State Department official resigned after describing Okinawans as "extortionists" and "lazy." Here's the story behind the story.

Gambling in Japan

In nuclear energy, as in economics and security issues, Japan has engaged in some seriously risky business.
While the world's attention is focused on the aftermath of the Japanese earthquake and tsunami, the construction of a new U.S. military base gathers steam in Okinawa.

Review: Cultures of War

Historian John Dower illustrates the evolution of the attitudes, thoughts, and cultures that govern the conduct of modern warfare.