Nov 6, 2011

Deportee's death in detention

I was truly shocked after reading the Nov. 1 Community page article “Justice stalled in brutal (March 2010) death of deportee (Abubakar Awadu Suraj of Ghana).” Thank you for putting this story on The Japan Times Web site. Please keep us informed of the ...

Aug 31, 2011

China's economy not a model for emulation

by Frank Ching

At a time when the United States and Europe are beset by economic crises, it is natural that the Western model of economic development, including a democratic political system, should be viewed with some skepticism while China’s growth model is greatly enhanced. However, the ...