May 01, 2022
Japan’s Constitution at 75
By Sheila A. Smith
How does Japan’s post-war constitution hold up in an era of increasing great power competition and unexpected emergencies?
July 01, 2018
Japan’s Lessons for Malaysia
By Nithin Coca
Japan’s 2009 election experience has lessons for Malaysia’s first opposition government.
February 09, 2017
Hereditary Politics in Japan: A Family Business
By Cesare M. Scartozzi
Second-generation politicians are increasingly entrenched in Japan’s Diet and government.
November 13, 2015
The Truth About Japan's New Security Legislation Debate
By Masato Kamikubo
Despite fierce resistance to the bills, the debate was a win for Japan's democracy.