Bradley K. Martin

For Bradley K. Martin's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Born guilty: child of a North Korean gulag

Sep 30, 2012

Born guilty: child of a North Korean gulag

Escape from Camp 14: One Man’s Remarkable Odyssey From North Korea to Freedom in the West, by Blaine Harden. Viking, 2012, 224 pp., $26.95 (hardcover) While reading “Escape from Camp 14,” be prepared for horrifying passages that plumb the depths of viciousness to which ...

Airport with no customers ready to open

Dec 5, 2008

Airport with no customers ready to open

The $268 million Ibaraki Airport is on schedule to open for business in March 2010. The hard part will be persuading an airline to fly there. The government and Ibaraki Prefecture, home to 3 million people, are paying for the airport, which will be ...