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2017.06.15 (Thu)

US DEFENSE SECRETARY’S VIEW ON ASIAN SECURITY SERVES AS WELCOME STABILIZER

     The annual Asia Security Summit in Singapore, also known as the Shangri-La Dialogue, is a very useful venue for understanding the key security challenges affecting the Asia-Pacific region, especi…

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2017.06.08 (Thu)

ANCIENT WAR REVEALS METTLE THAT SECURED INDEPENDENCE FOR JAPAN

     I recently read a fascinating book—The Battle of Baekgang: Upheaval in Seventh Century East Asia. Written by a renowned scholar of Japanese literature at Asia University, it was published in 1974…

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2017.06.01 (Thu)

SON REPLACES EPITAPH ON MONUMENT DEDICATED BY FATHER ACCOUNTABLE FOR “COMFORT WOMEN” LIES

     On May 19, journalist Miki Otaka revealed a remarkable news scoop on my new “Genron Sakura Group” program—an extension of the Genron Internet TV news show that I host every Friday night. The prog…

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2017.05.25 (Thu)

WILL ABE’S LATEST PROPOSAL LEAD TO BREAKTHROUGH IN DEBATE ON CONSTITUTIONAL REVISION?

     On Constitution Day May 3, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe attempted to break the long-standing deadlock on the national debate over revision of the current constitution, expressing a strong desire to:…

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2017.05.18 (Thu)

KEY CONSERVATIVE MUST PROVE HIS WORTH FOLLOWING EXPULSION FROM TOP OPPOSITION PARTY

     A leading conservative member of Japan’s top opposition, the Democratic Party (DP), was recently a guest on my weekly Internet TV show to discuss the reasons for his decision to leave the party. …

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