Date archive for February, 2016

The Ultimate Irony: Banning a Book that Criticizes Banning Books

 As some readers may know, I published a book called “On Okinawa” last month. The Sekai Nippō kindly did a review of it in the February 14 edition of the newspaper. In fact it was the first review to formally appear. Prior to that, many people wrote about it on social media sites, Internet websites, and blogs, all of which I am grateful for.



Interview with Minister of Defense Gen Nakatani

Concerned about North Korea’s excessive confidence in its deterrence against US

Further enhancement of the defense cooperation among Japan, South Korea and the United States