Net-based campaigning still long way off

National | ELECTION '04 Jul 7, 2004

Net-based campaigning still long way off

by Tomoko Otake

Candidates vying for House of Councilors seats in Sunday's election will not have the luxury of updating their positions or activities via the popular medium of the Internet. Most candidates have Web sites, Web logs, or blogs, and e-mail newsletters, but had to put all ...

DPJ's Korean for Asia unity, ethnic pride

National | ELECTION '04 Jul 6, 2004

DPJ's Korean for Asia unity, ethnic pride

by Sarah Suk

Drawing on his Korean heritage, Shinkun Haku hopes to enter Japan's political world by pledging to help bring about a more united Asia. "My dream is to eventually create an Asian economic zone or community, like the European Union, by strengthening Japan's ties with other ...

National | ELECTION '04 Jul 7, 2004

Net-based campaigning still long way off

by Tomoko Otake

Candidates vying for House of Councilors seats in Sunday's election will not have the luxury of updating their positions or activities via the popular medium of the Internet. Most candidates have Web sites, Web logs, or blogs, and e-mail newsletters, but had to put all ...