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The Fight for Japan’s Pacifist Identity

By Sarah B. Grace The bloody theatrics of “the biggest rugby upset of all time” by Japan at the World Cup in September paled by comparison with the desperate, equally physical battle fought two days before by the nation’s opposition … Continue reading

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China’s Victory Day Military Parade

By Qiyong Sally Zhang China’s massive Victory Day military parade took place Sept. 3 in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the nation’s victory in World War II. International media outlets expressed their different attitudes toward the … Continue reading

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Re-examining the Media & the Military in Guatemala

by Rick Rockwell After a recent speech at a seminar session* with high-ranking military officers, members of defense ministries, military experts, and diplomats from Latin America, I could tell the question-answer segment wasn’t going to go well.  Immediately, an officer from … Continue reading

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