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Jack Sidders

For Jack Sidders's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Commentary / World Apr 6, 2011

Fukushima disaster holds lessons for future

The Japanese people have demonstrated an extraordinary capacity to respond to both natural and human-made disasters with remarkable resilience. Our sympathies and thoughts are with them as they face the aftermath of this disaster. It is far too early to know the full costs of ...

Reader Mail Jan 3, 2008

Moratorium better than extinction

In his Dec. 27 letter, "Human existence demands sacrifice," Misao Nakayama asks why we should make a distinction between farmed animals and fish, and wild animals and fish? I would have thought the answer was obvious. Farmed animals and fish are produced for the ...