| Jun 6, 2015

History is harsh unless you erase it


On his visit to the United States in April, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe addressed Congress and told them: "History is harsh. What was done cannot be undone." Apparently Osaka Mayor Toru Hashimoto did not listen to the speech or get the memo. The Osaka International ...

Sep 14, 2013

War museum may scale back on Japan aggression

A war museum funded by Osaka Prefecture and the city of Osaka has unveiled a proposal to put more emphasis on air raids against the city, raising the possibility that display content on Japanese aggression during World War II may be reduced. The Osaka International ...