Yoshiko Sakurai - Official web site - https://yoshiko-sakurai.jp/

Column

2018.04.19 (Thu)

TIME FOR JAPANESE MEDIA TO AWAKEN TO REAL THREATS FACING JAPAN

     While the world around us ominously lurches from one unsettling incident to another, the nation’s media are still single-mindedly focused on the “Moritomo” scandal here at home. (Prime Minister S…

→MORE

2018.04.12 (Thu)

BEIJING, PYONGYANG, AND SEOUL DO NOT REALLY WANT NORTH KOREA DENUCLEARIZED

     “Xi Jing-pin allegedly treated Kim Jong-un to a \20 million (approximately US$187,000) bottle of Kweichow Maotai during the latter’s recent visit to Beijing. Xi called Kim to the Chinese capital …

→MORE

2018.04.05 (Thu)

HOSTILE ANTI-ABE MEDIA HAMPERING CONSTITUTIONAL REVISION

     Addressing the annual convention of the ruling Liberal-Democratic Party (LDP) in Tokyo on March 25, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urged party members to make every effort to revise Japan’s pacifist c…

→MORE

2018.03.29 (Thu)

MALEVOLENT ANTI-ABE MEDIA REPORTS DETRIMENTAL TO JAPAN’S NATIONAL INTERESTS

     With the discount land-sale scandal involving Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife Akie freshly dominating media attention, I recently scrutinized the 78-page report (hereafter, the Report) the…

→MORE

2018.03.22 (Thu)

DON’T BE FOOLED BY KIM JONG-UN’S BRINKMANSHIP DIPLOMACY

     Last week the world was taken aback by the sudden prospect of a summit between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un. But I do not believe that the efforts by Donald Trump, Kim Jong-un, and South Korea’s …

→MORE

このページのトップへ