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US Marines Futenma Replacement Facility in Okinawa Delayed – For How Long?
Reflections on the TEPCO Trial: Prosecution and Acquittal after Japan’s Nuclear Meltdown
The Dilemmas Facing Hong Kong’s Generation Y in the Era of Globalization
“First Do No Harm.” The Impact of Sanctions on Public Health in North Korea
War, Rape and Patriarchy: The Japanese experience
Nakamura Tetsu: humanitarian doctor, farmer, and hero of Afghanistan
WHEN WOMEN WARRIORS DARE NOT SPEAK: China, Hong Kong and Disney’s Mulan Film
Shuri Castle and Japanese Castles: A Controversial Heritage
Irresistible Force (Japan) Versus Immovable Object (Okinawa): Struggle Without End?
We’re Not So Good at Running ... But We Still Know How to Sit: On The Political Culture of Okinawa’s Anti-Base Sit-In
Overcoming the San Francisco System: One Japanese Person’s View
Withdrawal of U.S. Forces from South Korea is Long Overdue: Examining the Military Balance on the Korean Peninsula
The Chuo Shinkansen Project: High Speed Rail in Japan
Retracing Steps at Beijing University, 1989-2019
Okinawa’s G.I. Brides: Their Lives in America
“Book Burning” in Japan
Amidst an Explosion of Anti-Korean Hate: Thoughts on Overcoming Colonialism and Bringing Peace to the Korean Peninsula
“Yamazaki, Shoot Emperor Hirohito!” Okuzaki Kenzo’s Legal Action to Abolish Chapter One (The Emperor) of Japan’s Constitution
“I was exposed to nerve agent on Okinawa” – US soldier sickened by chemical weapon leak at Chibana Ammunition Depot in 1969 breaks silence on what happened that day.
Freedom Fighting: Nagoya’s censored art exhibition and the “comfort women” controversy
In Memory of Jan Ruff-O’Herne ジャン・ラフ・オハーンさん追悼文
Citizen Advocacy: The Achievements of New Zealand`s Peace Activism
Slow burn: Dirt, Radiation, and Power in Fukushima
Ghosn, Yamashiro and the United Nations  -- Japan’s Coercive Police Practices in the International Spotlight
What role did the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and Soviet entry into the war play in Japan’s decision to surrender in the Pacific War? Conversations with Tsuyoshi Hasegawa
Reclaiming the Community One Bomb at a Time: The View From Indochina
Japan-Russia Relations and the Miraculous Revival of Suzuki Muneo
The Other Panmunjom: Mutiny or Revolution on Koje Island?
How Japanese scientists confronted the U.S. and Japanese governments to reveal the effects of Bikini H-bomb tests
Reflections on the Remaking of the Imperial Image in the Reiwa Era and Japanese Democracy
Bikini Atoll Is Not A Beer: Pacific Islanders Speak Out
The Centenary of Korea’s Sam-il (March First) Independence Movement: Remembering Japanese Art Critic Yanagi Sōetsu’s Solidarity with Colonized Koreans
Echoes of the Past on the Atomic Field: Water please!
The Landscape of Early Childhood Development in Rural China
The Missing Three-Letter Word in the Iran Crisis. Oil’s Enduring Sway in U.S. Policy in the Middle East
How U.S. Tech Giants Are Helping to Build China’s Surveillance State
The North Korean Peace Process and the Abduction Problem: A Japanese Role?¹
The Dangerous New US Consensus on China and the Future of US-China Relations
Renewing and Reframing Hiroshima
Singapore’s Migrant Worker Poetry, Worker Resistance, and International Solidarity
Nomads and Their Inner World
The Great Survivor
Imagining Disasters in the Era of Climate Change: Is Japan’s Seawall a New Maginot Line?
China’s Careful New Focus on Latin America
People’s Tribunal on War Crimes Committed by South Korean Troops during the Vietnam War
Women and China’s Socialist Construction, 1949–78
When Women Perform Hate Speech: Gender, Patriotism, and Social Empowerment in Japan
China Eats—Innovation, E-Commerce and Food Safety at the Hangzhou Food Forum
Japan's F-35 Acquisition and the Arms Race in the Western Pacific: Strategic Game Changer or Epic Boondoggle?
From Singapore to Hanoi and Beyond: How (Not) to Build Peace between the U.S. and North Korea