Originally published 10/28/2013
Historian Andrew J. Bacevich calls out the Times for using "faked" footage.
Originally published 09/24/2013
Sadako Sasaki’s family donated the origami crane to promote peace and overcome the tragedies of the past.
Originally published 09/10/2013
What happened to the 29 Japanese airmen and 4 sailors whose remains were never recovered?
Originally published 04/23/2013
NAGAOKA, Japan – Seven decades after the death of Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto in an aerial ambush in the South Pacific, Japan is still struggling with how to remember the charismatic naval commander who opposed war with the United States, but nonetheless planned the deadly attack on Pearl Harbor.With tensions once again growing in East Asia and public acceptance of Japan’s military forces beginning to rise, Japan could be ready for a more open discussion of the war era – and its leaders.“They don’t teach about this period in high schools, so people under 50 years old don’t know much about it. But because of the Senkaku problem, people are beginning to get interested,” said Yukoh Watanabe, an amateur naval historian who attended a private memorial service in Yamamoto’s hometown last week....
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