Trump begins 12-day Visit to Asia to Build War Coalition against North Korea

Donald Trump, accompanied by a coterie of minders and corporate executives, departed yesterday for a 12-day tour of what US foreign policy strategists now officially designate as the “Indo-Pacific.”

This will be one of the longest official trips to Asia …

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Japan, Overcoming Double Erasure: Japanese “Comfort Women”, Nationalism and Trafficking

Women of Japanese nationality have been erased in relation to the history of the wartime ‘comfort women’.

For many decades after the war the existence of military ‘comfort women’ as a whole was ignored, and Japanese women, too, were ignored,

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