Date archive for October, 2015

Okinawa’s Academics, Failing to Check the Media

Robert D. Eldridge, Ph.D.

Until now, over the course of several essays, we have examined the media in Okinawa in great detail, such as the structural problems in Okinawa that make the local media so powerful (“The Media Situation in Okinawa”), the abuse of that power and the dangers to democracy (“What the Hyakuta Incident Taught Us”), and the need to improve the situation (“Reforming the Media”).