Taking a walk down felony lane

| Apr 5, 2014

Taking a walk down felony lane

by Mark Schreiber

As part of the commemoration of the 140th anniversary of the Metropolitan Police Department, monthly magazine Bungei Shunju polled some 50,000 active-duty policemen on the 100 most significant crimes, incidents and disasters since 1874. The magazine received approximately 45,000 responses, and published the results ...

Media await rightist ex-general's next move

| Feb 22, 2014

Media await rightist ex-general's next move

by Mark Schreiber

“Thank you, everyone,” wrote Toshio Tamogami in his weekly column in Shukan Asahi Geino (Feb. 27). “This has given me great courage toward my next move.” Tamogami, former chief of staff of the Air Self-Defense Force, received 610,865 votes in Tokyo’s gubernatorial election on ...