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Is Japan Closer to Recognizing Indigenous Ainu Rights?
February 13, 2019
Is Japan Closer to Recognizing Indigenous Ainu Rights?
After more than a century of forced assimilation, the Ainu are set to be recognized as Indigenous for the first time.
Is Japan Closer to Recognizing Indigenous Ainu Rights?
Japan’s Latest Deadly Earthquake Buries Scores Alive
September 08, 2018
Japan’s Latest Deadly Earthquake Buries Scores Alive
Just days after “National Disaster Prevention Day,” a powerful earthquake jolted Japan’s northern island of Hokkaido.
Japan’s Latest Deadly Earthquake Buries Scores Alive
October 25, 2010
Machimura’s By-election Win
Odds were in favour of the LDP heavyweight. We shouldn’t read too much into the DPJ’s defeat.
Machimura’s By-election Win
October 13, 2010
Machimura Career on Line
A veteran Japanese politician risks political suicide by choosing to contest Hokkaido’s No. 5 Constituency.
Machimura Career on Line
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