TV Asahi news anchor Furutachi to step down in spring

National Dec 25, 2015

TV Asahi news anchor Furutachi to step down in spring

TV Asahi Corp. said Thursday that Ichiro Furutachi, who has been the face of the network's signature news show since April 2004, will step down from the anchor post next spring at his request. The 61-year-old news presenter told the network he would like to ...

Commentary / World Apr 28, 2010

Ethics of citizenship tests

by Jan-werner Mueller

PRINCETON, N.J. — Can citizenship really be tested? An increasing number of countries — especially, but not only, in Europe — seem to think so. Over the last decade, tests and exams for immigrants have proliferated — but so have controversies about what they may ...