July 08, 2020
Why Okinawans Are Outraged by the Aegis Ashore Cancellation
By Robert Kajiwara
The cancellation of the controversial missile defense program is seen as discrimination by Okinawans, who have long fought base construction on similar grounds.
November 04, 2015
Beyond Futenma: Okinawa and the US Base Conundrum
By Shannon Tiezzi
The U.S. basing dispute on Okinawa goes much deeper than the debate over Futenma Air Station.
April 08, 2013
Okinawa – In Japan,
But Not Of It
Okinawa has pristine beaches, a distinct culture and some of the friendliest, longest-lived people on earth.