Tag: japan

63 Is Japan still bound by the terms of its surrender in WWII? 2017-08-15T08:50:28.990

57 Why won't President Obama apologize for the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki? 2016-05-25T12:21:40.577

46 Why don't countries like Japan just print more money? 2019-06-16T20:18:07.067

46 How is Japan able to sustain a large debt as a percentage of GDP, while Greece could not? 2020-03-20T14:38:50.797

44 What is the fundamental difference between catching whales and hunting other animals? 2019-07-02T19:03:00.797

31 Why is Japan more revisionist about its World War II era actions than Germany? 2013-04-13T13:28:47.377

30 Why is Japan trying to have a better relationship with Iran? 2019-06-25T01:35:05.597

28 Why does the United States call Japan an ally? 2017-08-13T10:46:46.157

26 Why wasn't Hirohito tried at the end of WWII? 2021-01-02T19:13:17.093

16 What is this blue badge that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe likes to wear? 2017-02-10T23:45:13.410

16 Is Japan unique in allowing for a 牛歩 or "ox walk" filibuster? 2017-06-16T02:25:52.100

15 Does Japan suffer any significant drawbacks for having the most restrictive immigration policy of all developed countries? 2017-12-20T23:23:22.787

13 What do Americans nowadays think about WWII internment? 2015-12-09T10:59:22.207

13 Why isn't Japan criticized for its refugee policies as much as other developed countries are? 2017-08-17T23:02:18.927

11 Why does the US still have military bases in Japan and South Korea? 2016-04-02T12:45:40.267

11 Are Japan's neighbours opposed to a US apology for Hiroshima? 2016-05-24T11:44:38.890

10 Japan: is Abenomics failing? 2014-10-23T09:39:38.417

10 What has North Korea achieved, by firing a missile over Japan? 2017-08-29T10:19:49.890

10 In American politics is the "free ride" problem (Japanese defence spending) acknowledged as a direct consequence of American strategy? 2019-08-05T13:05:19.060

9 Have Japan and Russia technically been at war since World War II? 2015-05-24T03:22:27.077

9 Is there any cooperation between South Korea and Japan in the area of defense production? 2017-09-15T16:34:59.843

9 The EU and Japan recently concluded a Free Trade Agreement - will the EU and Japan share a common rulebook on goods, including agrifood? 2018-07-19T13:36:15.460

9 Will the upcoming Japanese era begin immediately if Emperor Akihito dies before his planned abdication on 30 April 2019? 2018-10-01T18:42:43.167

8 Can the US president hand-off the nuclear football to the vice president? 2016-05-23T11:58:44.127

8 Why doesn't UK go for the same deal Japan has with EU to resolve Brexit? 2019-03-30T07:40:51.567

7 Is discrimination against hibakushas (atomic bomb victims) legal? 2014-06-21T12:54:35.317

7 How was Japan's involvement in the Korean war reconciled with Article 9 of the constitution? 2014-10-16T11:33:38.540

7 Why are gay rights opposed in Japan? 2015-03-11T03:22:03.967

7 What Japanese government members have visited Pearl Harbor? 2016-05-27T04:00:42.160

7 Why did Japan not raise taxes instead of borrowing to avoid having such a large debt ratio? 2017-08-18T17:13:48.623

6 Why has Japan been largely pacifist since WWII? 2014-10-03T15:34:19.737

6 How and why did the Netherlands stop Japanese citizens from working without a permit? 2016-06-23T02:50:40.427

6 What is the opinion of people of Japan about Article (9)? 2017-02-20T07:49:10.477

6 Does the EU-Japan trade agreement include ISDS? 2017-07-06T11:11:27.643

6 What is the stance of the current Japanese government on conversion therapy and why? 2021-02-21T16:20:26.143

5 Is Japan allowed to shoot drones in Japanese airspace under international law? 2013-10-27T03:39:56.117

5 Has Japan's "Special Secrecy Law" been condemned by the United Nations? 2014-12-12T12:12:00.480

5 How to explain that Japan and South Korea are democratic but very collectivistic countries? 2015-02-11T12:59:25.600

5 Does Japan have a nuclear phase out plan similar to that of Germany? 2018-08-29T11:36:07.030

4 What's the purpose of Japanese officials visiting Yasukuni shrine? 2015-04-22T07:30:47.583

4 Why is Obama visiting Hiroshima? 2016-05-23T11:44:22.963

4 Why do refugees come to Japan? 2017-08-15T10:44:38.800

4 Is high-level political meetings not having a "fallback" something usual in politics? 2018-01-18T08:49:49.893

4 Is opposition to whaling biased against Japan? 2019-07-09T09:01:56.057

4 Can a government force another government to force its private companies to transfer technology under the GATT, WTO? 2019-09-08T22:02:52.157

3 Why is the National Diet of Japan so similar to the Houses of Parliament of the UK 2014-10-14T10:32:39.017

3 Why did western allies oppose Japan while fighting the Axis in Europe? 2015-12-06T08:08:28.730

3 Are Japan's Prime Minister visits in Eastern Europe and Economic Partnership Agreement related to US withdrawal from Trans-Pacific Partnership? 2018-01-22T10:03:51.443

3 Does Japan intentionally devalue its exports to the US in exchange for US military protection? 2019-06-18T13:53:53.167

3 Why did the U.S. forced Japan to stop its government subsidized VLSI project while it also had its own government subsidized VLSI project? 2019-10-19T15:58:38.677

3 What are resons for Prime Minister Abe Shinzo to desire amendment to Article 9 in constitution? 2021-02-21T14:24:17.360

2 Is it common for anti-war groups to oppose nuclear power? 2013-03-15T09:15:57.067

2 Does Abe Shinzo defy Japanese cultural taboos when in a foreign or international context? 2017-05-18T00:26:10.773

2 What happens to the emperor's birthday public holiday in Japan if the emperor dies? 2020-02-28T02:44:05.020

1 Do Japanese governments support fluoridation? 2014-08-17T12:02:03.720

1 Why is the international community so vocal about the Armenian genocide? 2015-04-22T17:13:22.633

1 Why is Japan's urban development so polarized? 2017-10-13T15:59:06.943

1 What happens if Japan refuses to pay the U.S. for its military presence? 2019-08-17T18:22:57.777

1 Why are Japan and South Korea two topmost lobbyist in the USA? 2020-07-07T04:17:33.503

1 Why didn't Fumio Kishida and Shigeru Ishiba give up in the LDP leadership election? 2020-09-16T14:22:58.897

0 What policies have been discussed or implemented to tackle Celibacy Syndrome in Japan 2017-08-16T05:52:31.950

0 Are Western parties more analogous to the LDJ or its factions? 2019-12-20T20:52:31.720

-3 Does Japan have any military? 2014-04-14T16:52:04.660

-4 Why there is so little western coverage of Japan Emperor's conciliatory tone in his 2015 New Year speech? 2015-01-03T00:07:38.073