Posts Tagged: Japan
The U.S. military base in Okinawa is at the forefront of three Japanese elections this year.
Ersatz Buddha wildly inflates extent of support for U.S. bases on Okinawa.
We need to make the usual suspects in foreign policy expertise more reflective of the nation's diversity.
It's no mystery who's responsible for the latest political tragedy in Japan.
The making of an unequal, unconstitutional, illegal, colonial and deceitful U.S.-Japan agreement.
Japan is on the verge of a political revolution, and the ripples might transform Asia as well.
South Korea and Japan are fighting over two tiny islands, but not because of fishing rights or the prospect of oil.
The Obama administration needs to recognize an aggressive policy toward North Korea is as ineffective now as it was during Clinton and Bush.
Pyongyang is on the verge of conducting another nuclear test. Washington should consider a bigger stick and a bigger carrot.
Japan has entered a season of grand strategising. Government commissions, business associations, leading foundations, and academic working groups are all developing blueprints for a new, 21st-century Japanese role in the world.