The crisis of people-trafficking and sexual exploitation in Northeast Asia is not a nationalist issue; it is a gender issue.
The rise of Japan's reactionary right suggests that the country has yet to come to terms with its actions in World War II.
In the current crisis on the Korean peninsula, the Obama administration is virtually repeating the 2004 Bush playbook.
The U.S. government may be legally obligated to defend Japan.
The growing U.S. military presence in Asia could backfire, giving birth to what it ostensibly seeks to prevent.
Without someone at least ranting about sharing the wealth, no one's talking about sharing the wealth.
A new CSIS report is indicative of the American foreign policy establishment's contempt for Japan.
Some among Japan's ruling elite seek to rid the country of its "nuclear allergy."
A recently discovered U.S. army report puts lie to the Pentagon's denials that it exposed soldiers and civilians to Agent Orange on Okinawa.
Thanks in part to U.S. announcement of deployment of an ABM system in Japan, the smoldering between Japan and China could burst into open flames.