Osaka residents offer their views on the new interpretation of the Constitution that effectively broadens the range of situations in which the Self-Defense Forces are permitted to act militarily.
For Danny Gong's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:
The new head of the national broadcaster argued last month that sex-slave systems were used by "every country" in wartime and that the practice should not be judged by "today's morality." Osakans offer their views on the comments that have enraged Japan's neighbors.
All Nippon Airways caused quite a stir last month with the release of an ad many foreign residents found offensive. But what did foreigners and natives in Japan's comedy capital make of it
The LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) deaf community has trouble finding interpreters who know about LGBT issues. I hope to interpret at LGBT events and help spread interest in Japanese sign language.
Osakans offer their tips on getting the most out of the coin of plenty.