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World News >> Japan

Government enacts record-high budget, damping opposition efforts to keep spotlight on school land scandal
The Upper House approved a ¥97.45 trillion budget that highlighted an increase in defense spending — a record ¥5.13 trillion — reflecting a beefed-up effort ...
03/27/2017 - 07:40 AM

 

Category 4 cyclone rips roofs, cuts power on Aussie islands as it draws bead on coast
Officials say a powerful cyclone is lashing islands, damaging roofs and cutting power as it edges toward Australia’s tropical northeast coast. The Australian Bureau of ...
03/27/2017 - 08:08 PM

 

Research finds house mice infestation of human settlements dates back 15,000 years
Mice began infesting human settlements some 15,000 years ago in the Middle East, said a study Monday that suggested the little rodents have been scurrying ...
03/27/2017 - 06:32 PM

 

GOP House intel chair met source of surveillance info on White House grounds
The Republican chairman of the House intelligence committee met on the White House grounds with the source of the claim that communications involving President Donald ...
03/27/2017 - 04:10 PM

 

Avalanche at Tochigi ski resort leaves eight dead
Seven students and one teacher from Otawara High School in Tochigi Prefecture died Monday after being caught in an avalanche at a ski resort during ...
03/27/2017 - 10:05 AM

 

Vietnamese killed himself in immigration center, community leader says
A Vietnamese man held in a solitary cell at an immigration detention center in Japan committed suicide, a Vietnamese community leader said, raising fresh questions ...
03/27/2017 - 09:06 AM

 

Body of Vietnamese girl in Chiba believed abandoned after she was killed elsewhere
A 9-year-old Vietnamese girl whose body was found near a drainage ditch in Chiba Prefecture on Sunday appears to have been strangled, police said.
03/27/2017 - 06:57 AM

 

Abe rejects calls for wife to testify in Diet on Moritomo land scandal
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe rejected more calls from the opposition Monday for his wife, Akie, to testify before the Diet over whether she offered a ...
03/27/2017 - 05:44 AM

 

Discount travel agency Tellmeclub files for bankruptcy
Tokyo-based travel agency Tellmeclub filed for bankruptcy with the Tokyo District Court on Monday with liabilities estimated at ¥15.1 billion, including ¥9.9 billion relating to ...
03/27/2017 - 05:33 AM

 

Hokkaido Shinkansen Line marks first year of service
The Hokkaido Shinkansen Line, which connects Honshu and Hokkaido by high-speed train, on Sunday marked its first year of service. Commemorative events were held at ...
03/27/2017 - 03:39 AM

 

Three years after street demonstrations, Hong Kong protest leaders hit with criminal charges
Hong Kong protest leaders said Monday that police intend to charge at least nine activists, including students and academics, who helped organize or lead Hong ...
03/27/2017 - 03:02 AM

 

Japan’s coveted cherry blossoms and other ecosystems threatened by alien species
Spring has come — the season when cherry blossoms bloom nationwide. But ecologists warn that Japan’s most popular sites for hanami (cherry blossom-viewing) might disappear ...
03/27/2017 - 02:21 AM

 

Vietnamese girl slain in Chiba was friendly, liked to chat, stunned neighbors say
The 9-year-old Vietnamese girl from Matsudo, Chiba Prefecture, whose nude corpse was found Sunday in a field, was a cheerful and friendly child who liked ...
03/27/2017 - 01:21 AM

 

Arrest warrant against ousted South Korean ex-President Park pending
South Korean prosecutors sought an arrest warrant on Monday for ousted president Park Geun-hye, they said, days after questioning her over the corruption and abuse ...
03/27/2017 - 01:02 AM

 

Kisenosato vows to keep improving after Spring victory
Yokozuna Kisenosato said Monday the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament will leave an everlasting memory, but he remains humble as he realizes his personal growth as ...
03/27/2017 - 05:10 AM

 

Halilhodzic warns Japan not to underestimate Thailand
aitama Japan coach Vahid Halilhodzic cracked the whip on Monday and fired a warning shot at his team, ordering his players not to take Thailand ...
03/27/2017 - 09:23 AM

 

Superb Harden leads Rockets past Thunder
James Harden was Houston’s fourth-leading scorer on Sunday against the Oklahoma City Thunder. However, it was clear to everyone that he was the key to ...
03/27/2017 - 08:41 AM

 

Thailand hoping to frustrate Japan in World Cup qualifier
Thailand will go for broke against Japan in Tuesday’s World Cup qualifier with hopes of reproducing Singapore’s epic draw at Saitama Stadium in the previous ...
03/27/2017 - 07:48 AM

 

Disgraced Takagi returns to pro baseball
Nippon Professional Baseball announced the return of Kyosuke Takagi, found guilty of gambling, to professional baseball on Monday, when the reliever’s former club, the Yomiuri ...
03/27/2017 - 07:33 AM

 

Flyers prevail to keep faint playoff hopes alive
The Philadelphia Flyers are trying to balance desperation and cool heads as they make a last-gasp, late-season run at a spot in the Stanley Cup ...
03/27/2017 - 05:30 AM

 

Trio edge closer to 2018 World Cup
Germany, England and Poland all took another step toward World Cup qualification but the Netherlands’ failure to do the same cost national team coach Danny ...
03/27/2017 - 05:14 AM

 

Nishikori turns back Verdasco to advance
World No. 4 Kei Nishikori beat Fernando Verdasco of Spain 7-6 (7-2), 6-7 (5-7), 6-1 in the men’s singles Sunday to advance to the round ...
03/27/2017 - 04:52 AM

 

Johnson holds off Tanihara, Rahm for Match Play crown
The final day lasted longer than Dustin Johnson wanted. The outcome was what everyone expected. Johnson, a golfing machine with no discernible weakness and hardly ...
03/27/2017 - 04:30 AM

 

Raiders still on track for move to Las Vegas
Barring an unforeseen obstacle, the Oakland Raiders seem certain to get approval Monday to relocate to Las Vegas. Several team owners have said this week ...
03/27/2017 - 01:07 AM

 

South Carolina beats Florida to reach first Final Four
South Carolina added a missing piece to its rich basketball history. The school of Frank McGuire, Kevin Joyce, Brian Winters, Mike Dunleavy and Alex English ...
03/26/2017 - 11:36 PM

 

Hot-shooting Jets soar past Levanga
The Chiba Jets shot 90.9 percent from the field in an entertaining first quarter. The Jets couldn’t maintain that remarkable rate for a full 40 ...
03/26/2017 - 09:29 AM

 

Kagawa taking nothing for granted under Halilhodzic
Shinji Kagawa may have returned to the starting lineup for Japan in Thursday’s win over the United Arab Emirates, but the Dortmund midfielder feels far ...
03/26/2017 - 09:09 AM

 

Kasai rewrites record for oldest ski jump World Cup medal
Evergreen Noriaki Kasai rewrote his own record as the oldest jumper to finish on a World Cup medal podium on Sunday, placing third in the ...
03/26/2017 - 08:47 AM

 

Yokozuna Kisenosato denies Terunofuji to claim Spring Basho title
Taped-up yokozuna Kisenosato came from behind to win the Spring Grand Sumo tournament in dramatic fashion, defeating in-form ozeki Terunofuji twice on Sunday. After suffering ...
03/26/2017 - 07:08 AM

 

Honda confident of regaining Japan place despite Kubo’s rise
Two-time World Cup star Keisuke Honda welcomes the competition from Japan teammate Yuya Kubo, vowing to recapture his place on the national team as he ...
03/26/2017 - 06:45 AM

 

Speed demon Wall leads Wizards past Cavaliers
LeBron James yanked off the tinted goggles protecting his injured eye and flung them away. His vision was clear. However, there was one blur that ...
03/26/2017 - 04:13 AM

 

Darvish set to start Opening Day for Rangers for first time
Texas Rangers right-hander Yu Darvish will make the first Opening Day start of his six-year major league career when his team hosts the American League ...
03/26/2017 - 03:53 AM

 

Final Four excitement sinks in for Gonzaga trailblazer Hachimura
Rui Hachimura moved to the United States last year with a big dream to eventually become an NBA player. In order to achieve that, he ...
03/26/2017 - 03:10 AM

 

Bulgaria deals Dutch World Cup setback
The Netherlands’ hopes of reaching the World Cup finals suffered a major setback on Saturday when the three-time runner-up slumped to a shock 2-0 defeat ...
03/26/2017 - 02:22 AM

 

Tanihara wins through to Match Play quarters
Hideto Tanihara reached the semifinals at his first World Golf Championships Match Play on Saturday after defeating Paul Casey and Ross Fisher of England in ...
03/26/2017 - 01:55 AM

 

Triumphant Stormers finish strong against Sunwolves
The Sunwolves remain winless in five games, but it wasn’t for a lack of trying on Saturday, when the Stormers’ power and patience trumped speed ...
03/25/2017 - 10:04 AM

 

Joho ignites Toyama offense in triumph over Yokohama
Veteran shooting guard Masashi Joho delivered a vintage performance on Saturday to lead the Toyama Grouses to a 94-79 victory over the Yokohama B-Corsairs. Joho, ...
03/25/2017 - 09:44 AM

 

Leader Terunofuji bolsters title hopes
Injury-hit yokozuna Kisenosato took to the ring but was powerless to prevent his second defeat in two days at the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament on ...
03/25/2017 - 07:49 AM

 

Hawks’ Matsuzaka, two relievers toss combined no-hitter against Carp
With his chances to pitch for the Fukuoka SoftBank Hawks this season not looking good, Daisuke Matsuzaka threw seven innings on Saturday in a 1-0 ...
03/25/2017 - 06:56 AM

 

Islanders edges Penguins in shootout
John Tavares and Anthony Beauvillier scored in the shootout to lead the New York Islanders over the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3 on Friday. Beauvillier opened the ...
03/25/2017 - 05:45 AM

 

Booker explodes for 70 in loss
Devin Booker is only 20 and already has a place alongside Wilt Chamberlain, Kobe Bryant and just a few others in NBA history. Booker scored ...
03/25/2017 - 05:39 AM

 

Overtime deal marks total capitulation by labor
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, long the champion of labor law deregulation, last year announced it was time to place a legally binding upper limit on ...
03/26/2017 - 04:50 AM

 

The confessions of a Japanese-to-Hungarian translator
Over some Hungarian wine, a translator who does not wish to be identified spills the beans on the juicier bits of her job.
03/26/2017 - 04:49 AM

 

Intoxicating: a German shepherd named Schlenkerla
Schlenkerla came from an infamous puppy mill and was bought for a child who was given no support regarding the dog's care.
03/26/2017 - 04:48 AM

 

Author returns to China civil war siege that haunts her, still seeking honor for its dead
Scarred by her childhood ordeal in Changchun, Homare Endo channeled her energies into helping Chinese students in Japan.
03/22/2017 - 07:25 AM

 

Views from Osaka: Would you agree that Japanese society is built upon politeness and hospitality?
Robert Kodama asked passers-by in Japan's mercantile capital about two traits often mentioned in the same breath as "Japanese people."
03/22/2017 - 07:24 AM

 

Black Women in Japan group gears up for its first big bash
Back in the summer of 2015, I did a series of articles where I profiled black women married to Japanese men, discussing the highs and ...
03/19/2017 - 04:20 AM

 

‘Take me in,’ she said: a cat named Futen
Normally, cats and dogs are brought to ARK or are rescued by the group. Futen, however, suddenly appeared on the doorstep of an ARK staff ...
03/19/2017 - 04:18 AM

 

Finding a family in Japan’s foreign drag scene
Western drag queens living in Tokyo, Kansai and Nagoya discuss the differences between the scene in Japan and back home.
03/15/2017 - 06:50 AM

 

Who gains from corporate governance in Japan?
Perhaps managers need to channel the spooky kid from "The Sixth Sense" and start seeing shareholders everywhere, because that is probably closest to social reality ...
03/12/2017 - 03:50 AM

 

Seeing Ainu as they want to be seen
Portrait project on show in Tokyo is the result of months spent living as part of Hokkaido village community.
03/12/2017 - 03:49 AM

 

Cuddle me quick: a dog named Tucker
Seven-month-old Tucker is one of two siblings who came to ARK as strays. Now, he and his brother are looking for a roomy home, either ...
03/12/2017 - 03:48 AM

 

New Zealander is on a mission to turn Japan green, one balcony at a time
Quakes of 2011 in Christchurch and Tohoku put Kiwi on the path to self-reliance and sustainability.
03/08/2017 - 06:20 AM

 

Literary partnership behind ‘Tokyo Nights’ cut tragically short, but the story goes on
English teachers Jim Hickey and Douglas Forrester were offered a two-book deal in early 2016. But within weeks, Forrester was diagnosed with a brain tumor.
03/08/2017 - 06:19 AM

 

Government of Japan, survey thyself
Something landmark happened late last year. Japan’s government undertook a nationwide survey of discrimination toward Japan’s long-term non-Japanese (NJ) residents. The Foreign Residents Survey (FRS), ...
03/05/2017 - 02:55 AM

 

What’s a visitor with a food allergy to do in Japan?
A selection of foreign nationals coping with food allergies in Japan offer tips for visitors to Japan facing the same challenges.
03/05/2017 - 02:54 AM

 

Spick and span: Cats find a home in Kyoto — and keep it clean
Kinomi and Konoha were featured here in 2015. Since then, the two have been lucky enough to find a home in Kyoto.
03/05/2017 - 02:53 AM

 

Will we ever see no obstacles in our way?
Infrastructure in Japan is up to world standards in most areas, and in terms of public transportation it often surpasses those standards — but there’s ...
03/04/2017 - 09:00 AM

 

It’s not ‘broken’ but ‘being fixed’: semantic games in Japanese when stuff fails
The Japanese language offers a number of words and expressions that help convey bad news in a less painful way.
03/27/2017 - 05:30 AM

 

Yamato Transport considers hiking prices
Yamato Transport Co., the nation's leading door-to-door parcel delivery provider, plans to raise its base shipping fees by the end of September.
03/27/2017 - 05:28 AM

 

Let’s discuss Henn na Hotel coming to Kanto
Major travel agency H.I.S. Co. celebrates the opening of its second robot-staffed Henn na Hotel.
03/27/2017 - 05:27 AM

 

Homonyms of ‘kaku’ include kanji meaning ‘to draw’ and ‘to scratch’
From "writing" to "itching" and "lacking," introducing some homonyms of かく.
03/27/2017 - 04:54 AM

 

Allowing the arty side of kids to blossom
Spring is a season of art. As winter recedes, the air fills with creative energy. Tokyo’s art fairs at this time of the year can ...
03/25/2017 - 10:00 AM

 

More than fare trade: backstreet by taxi
A combination of rain showers and tax prep in March signal Tokyo’s segue into spring. Cherry blossoms are nearly in bud, but cold, damp days ...
03/25/2017 - 09:58 AM

 

Hakone: a paradise for the ‘onsen’ aficionado
Those seeking to escape the hustle and bustle of Japan’s big cities will find what they are looking for in a hot-spring paradise hidden deep ...
03/25/2017 - 09:54 AM

 

‘Senran Kagura’ makes a big splash
The “Senran Kagura” games are ridiculous. But that’s the whole point. Previous installments have followed the adventures of buxom female kunoichi (female ninjas), who end ...
03/25/2017 - 09:44 AM

 

Designer Mikio Sakabe: ‘Fashion itself is the creation of newness’
Fashion designer on why there's no real difference between being young or old.
03/25/2017 - 09:32 AM

 

‘Taimeshi’ red sea bream and rice: The key to celebrating most anything in spring
The love of seafood has deep roots in Japan, and it can be interesting to trace these back in history. Where fish are concerned, long ...
03/24/2017 - 05:09 AM

 

Tokyo’s classical music cafes are time capsules for audiophiles
In this age of musical abundance, it’s hard to fathom that an LP once cost the equivalent of a few days’ wages in Japan. In ...
03/24/2017 - 05:08 AM

 

Gomachu: Imbuing tofu with the power of sesame
At Gomachu, tofu is fun, and possibly even exciting. It may even be sexy — the jury is still out. I realize I’m pushing the ...
03/24/2017 - 05:05 AM

 

Teianda: Cooking with the heart and soul of Okinawa
On the corner of Ogimachi Park directly west of Umeda you’ll find a little oasis of Okinawan cuisine and culture. At Teianda they take their ...
03/24/2017 - 05:04 AM

 

Pakuchi and Lemonade: Harnessing the thirst-quenching power of coriander
Pakuchi, called coriander in English, has been enjoying its time in the sun as a trendy ingredient in restaurants and recipes across the country as ...
03/24/2017 - 05:02 AM

 

Ceremony celebrates coffee
Ethiopia’s own coffee culture has helped people relish slow living in the nation, with a unique ceremony providing people with lively communication, a lecturer versed ...
03/23/2017 - 05:06 AM

 

Watch, read, rewind: using Netflix to boost your Japanese
It's a great time to be studying Japanese. As well as the internet, students can mine online video streaming services such as Netflix and Hulu ...
03/20/2017 - 06:10 AM

 

Want the cat to lend a paw?: handy Japanese phrases with ‘te’
Introduce some phrases and idioms using the noun 手 (て, hand).
03/20/2017 - 05:39 AM

 

Premium Friday campaign kicks off
The government-backed Premium Friday campaign encouraging workers to leave the office early once a month has begun.
03/20/2017 - 05:38 AM

 

Music’s shifting tides reveal a hunger for artistry in Japan
Music is often characterized over-simplistically as a battle between rock and pop, seriousness and fun, but the two are always in an ever-shifting balance. With ...
03/26/2017 - 03:30 AM

 

‘Modern Da Vinci’ celebrates birthday with art exhibition
Haruhisa Handa, who wears many hats as a calligrapher, painter, singer, noh performer and philanthropist, held an opening ceremony for a solo exhibition of his ...
03/26/2017 - 11:00 PM

 

Explorers Fiennes, Piccard, De Niro slam Trump stance on climate change
Top British explorer Ranulph Fiennes and Solar Impulse pilot Bertrand Piccard are expressing fears about U.S. President Donald Trump’s moves to roll back environmental protections. ...
03/26/2017 - 08:06 PM

 

Hannity tweets back after Koppel says he’s ‘bad for America’ in segment on fake news, U.S. polarization
Veteran newsman Ted Koppel told Fox News host Sean Hannity that he is “bad for America” in an interview that aired on CBS’ “Sunday Morning” ...
03/26/2017 - 07:54 PM

 

‘Tokyo: A Biography’: Tracing the life of a city
Cities are intrinsically inviting subjects for a writer. Part human, part natural; arena of history and mantelpiece of memory — cities provide the setting for ...
03/25/2017 - 09:38 AM

 

‘The Sound of the Mountain’: Yasunari Kawabata’s slow-burning meditation on getting older
The first Japanese winner of the Nobel Prize in literature in 1968, Yasunari Kawabata, deals with the gradual decline that comes with aging in “The ...
03/25/2017 - 09:36 AM

 

‘Teika: The Life and Works of a Medieval Japanese Poet’: Unpacking ancient poetry wars
Teika lived from 1162 to 1241, and was a highly influential Japanese poet. Paul S. Atkins’ new study of his work aims to reintroduce him ...
03/25/2017 - 09:34 AM

 

Nobelist Dylan gives rare interview, talks about his music, Sinatra, Elvis
Bob Dylan opened about his music and songwriting and discussed his relationships with Frank Sinatra, Elvis Presley and others in a rare and lengthy interview ...
03/23/2017 - 07:03 PM

 

Box office reaches new record, but international sales flat
The Motion Picture Association of America said Wednesday that the worldwide box office reached a record $38.6 billion in 2016, though international revenues were essentially ...
03/23/2017 - 04:41 AM

 

Samurai drama to put unique spin on evolution of theater
Japanese audiences will soon join those in Holland as the only people in the world with access to a theater whose seating area rotates to ...
03/23/2017 - 04:10 AM

 

Shinobu Yaguchi can make sparks fly, even off the grid
When I met Shinobu Yaguchi at a Chicago sushi restaurant on March 1, I made my usual mistake with well-known directors: mention that I had ...
03/22/2017 - 06:55 AM

 

‘Jackie’: More pomp than circumstance
There’s a scene near the end of “Jackie” where the just-widowed first lady Jacqueline Kennedy (played by Natalie Portman) is talking with her priest (John ...
03/22/2017 - 06:54 AM

 

‘Passengers’: Futuristic, but the same old fairy tale
A lot of feminists hate Morten Tyldum’s “Passengers,” and for good reasons. Though it’s set in a bright, high-tech future where luxury space travel is ...
03/22/2017 - 06:53 AM

 

‘Policeman and Me’: Love that needs a little law and order
A 26-year-old cop becomes engaged to a 16-year-old high school girl, and her mom and dad more or less go along with it (dad a ...
03/22/2017 - 06:52 AM

 

Marty Gross and ‘The Lovers’ Exile’
At various times and places in his four-decade career, Canadian native Marty Gross has been a potter, art teacher, film director and a producer, with ...
03/22/2017 - 06:51 AM

 

Author Colin Dexter, creator of Inspector Morse, dies at 86
British crime writer Colin Dexter, best known for his popular Inspector Morse character, died on Tuesday at the age of 86, his publisher said in ...
03/21/2017 - 07:43 PM

 

To be or not to be … so it seems
John Caird is widely known as the co-director with fellow Englishman Trevor Nunn of “Les Miserables,” which opened in the West End 1985 and is ...
03/21/2017 - 05:55 AM

 

Modern dramatist’s ‘dark and gorgeous’ kabuki tests famed brothers
Life and death are major themes for artists, and for dramatists no less. In Japan, its traditional all-male kabuki stages have long witnessed fathers killing ...
03/21/2017 - 05:54 AM

 

A bruising defeat for Trump, GOP
The failure of the GOP to advance its health care reform bill in Congress has undermined confidence in the party as an agent of change ...
03/27/2017 - 06:20 AM

 

North Korea sparks debate in China
The question many are asking in Beijing is whether President Xi Jinping is strong enough to thumb Beijing's nose back at North Korea's supreme leader.
03/27/2017 - 07:25 AM

 

The EU fighting for life at 60
EU heads of state just gathered to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty of Rome at a time when nativist nationalists ...
03/27/2017 - 07:24 AM

 

U.S. has no good military options against Kim
How to describe American military options in North Korea? Bad and worse.
03/27/2017 - 07:23 AM

 

Why Erdogan seeks provocation in Europe
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been providing plenty of fodder lately for people who believes Europe is in danger of Islamization.
03/27/2017 - 07:22 AM

 

Stalking terror from Molenbeek to Birmingham
The Birmingham connection to the March 22 attack in the heart of London isn't a big surprise. A report released this month called it one ...
03/27/2017 - 06:19 AM

 

How Japanese automakers’ Trump crisis could develop
The Japanese auto industry needs to brace for a continued onslaught from the U.S. president.
03/27/2017 - 06:18 AM

 

Mixed recovery in land prices
The latest data on land prices testify to the slow progress in the government's efforts to reverse the population exodus from rural to urban areas ...
03/26/2017 - 04:10 AM

 

How corruption is fueling climate change
Corruption ensures that moneyed and powerful interests are free from rules that hold them in check, and explains why governments have so far fallen short ...
03/26/2017 - 04:09 AM

 

A more dangerous globalism
Today's most important political struggle is between two models of integration: one is multilateral and internationalist; the other is bilateral and imperialist.
03/26/2017 - 04:08 AM

 

The China-South Korea trade war must end
As long as North Korea poses such an acute threat, China's opposition to the THAAD missile defense system is pointless — and highly destructive.
03/26/2017 - 04:07 AM

 

Tillerson tells ‘frenemies’ Japan and South Korea to heal ‘comfort women’ rift
With Seoul in political paralysis and amid heightened tensions on the Korean Peninsula, Japan's ambassador to South Korea remains in Tokyo — all because of ...
03/25/2017 - 09:50 AM

 

Set rules on GPS data collection
The Supreme Court has ruled that the collection of data through the Global Positioning System in police investigation without a warrant is illegal.
03/25/2017 - 05:02 AM

 

Chinese learning the value of privacy
If China's biggest online players want to chart a bigger role for themselve at home and abroad, they're going to need to start taking privacy ...
03/25/2017 - 05:00 AM

 

Clear up mess over school land deal
The Diet testimony of Moritomo Gakuen chief Yasunori Kagoike only served to deepen suspicions about a shady deal involving the sale of government land to ...
03/24/2017 - 05:37 AM

 

Make our cities great again
As cities build taller, they must keep three benchmarks for livability in mind — community, resilience and sustainability.
03/24/2017 - 05:36 AM

 

Mideast’s religious refugees deserve U.S. priority
Washington should act on behalf of Mideast Christian refugees, who are facing death and destruction at the hands of determined killers.
03/24/2017 - 05:35 AM

 

Why nationalists need like-minded foreigners
The nationalist populist parties of today can't achieve global success unless they form a common agenda that is less grounded in local values than in ...
03/24/2017 - 05:35 AM

 

Sorry Trump, Cambodia owes the U.S. nothing
The $500 million bill that Uncle Sam has come knocking for is a pittance compared to the destruction the U.S. wreaked on Cambodia by incessant ...
03/23/2017 - 04:01 AM

 

Penalizing uncommitted crimes
The government needs to convince a skeptical public why proposed legislation that could compromise privacy rights through increased surveillance activities is necessary.
03/23/2017 - 03:59 AM

 

May threatening mayhem
Theresa May's vision for post-Brexit Britain is 50 years too late in its official articulation, and 150-200 years too late in having the means of ...
03/23/2017 - 03:57 AM

 

 

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