Posts Tagged: Shinzo Abe
A growing global movement is ensuring that if the Japanese government won't hold itself to account for its crimes against women, then history will.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a well-known Hindu nationalist. But on foreign policy, he seems more likely to show his pragmatic side.
If Obama thought his short pass through Pacific would boost the much-vaunted U.S. “pivot” to Asia, he soon discovered that the world is not cooperating with his best-laid plans.
Washington's past and present foreign policies are sustaining the fraught security environment in East Asia.
Under Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Japan’s chauvinistic surge has inflicted unmistakable damage on its national brand image.
It’s a critical time to support Japanese efforts to oppose Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s nationalist refashioning of his country.
Parents and students in Japan's "North Korean" schools struggle to maintain their identity in an increasingly hostile environment.
Shinzo Abe is back as prime minister, along with his special brand of Abenomics and a whole new politics of hype.
China’s aggressive territorial claims, Washington's "pivot" to Asia, and Japan’s hawkish bluster add up to a volatile brew in the Asia-Pacific.
The rise of Japan's reactionary right suggests that the country has yet to come to terms with its actions in World War II.