National / Politics Sep 29, 2015

South Korea urges transparency in Japan's new security policy

South Korean President Park Geun-hye urged Japan on Monday to share information with its neighbors about its new security policies. "Japan's recently passed defense and security legislation should be implemented transparently and in a way that is conducive to friendly relations among regional countries and ...

Student protests continue quest to block security bills

National Sep 16, 2015

Student protests continue quest to block security bills

by Yuka Koshino

Student protesters continued to cry foul over what they call "unconstitutional" security legislation Wednesday in a last-minute effort before the bills' expected Diet passage later this week. Aki Okuda, 23, a founding member of Student Emergency Action for Liberal Democracy (SEALDs) — a leading student ...