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*** PRIME MINISTER ASO TARO discussing my research in Japanese parliament on January 19, 2009 (starting at the 3:15 point):
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vgijul3Ulbo


18) JAPAN TIMES
Uneasy Neighbors Across the Sea: Japan's colonial rule in Korea has left open wounds … By Jeff Kingston … August 22, 2010:
http://search.japantimes.co.jp/cgi-bin/fl20100822x1.html
PDFs 1 of 3 ... 2 of 3 (quotes me) ... 3 of 3


17) GLOBAL POST

The Long Shadow of Japan’s POW Past
By Justin McCurry … July 25, 2009:
http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/japan/090723/the-long-shadow-japans-pow-past
(PDF here)


16) WEEKENDAVISEN
(The Weekend Newspaper)
Feature by Peter Harmsen on Chinese forced labor redress, for Danish weekly reputed to be world's oldest newspaper ... April 8, 2009:
PDFs of page 1 and page 2 (URL unavailable)


15) SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST
Former Australian POWs Seek Apology, Compensation from Aso
By Julian Ryall ... February 7, 2009:
PDF here (URL unavailable)


14) THE DAILY TELEGRAPH
Japanese PM Taro Aso's Family Business Used British POWs
By Julian Ryall ... December 18, 2008:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/japan/3836711/Japanese-PM-Taro-Asos-family-business-used-British-PoWs.html (PDF here)


13) AUSTRALIAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION
Japan's Air Force Chief Sacked over WWII Claims
By Shane McLeod ... November 14, 2008:
http://www.abc.net.au/pm/content/2008/s2420451.htm (PDF here)


12) REUTERS
Japan's PM Haunted by Family's Wartime Past
By Jon Herskovitz ... October 20, 2008:
http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE49K02A20081021?sp=true (PDF here)
http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE49K02A20081021


11) SHUKAN GENDAI

British, Australian Newspapers Reported that Aso Mining used Allied POWs ... October 4, 2008 ... Japanese original: page 1 and page 2 ... English translation


10) THE GUARDIAN
Japan's PM Hopeful Fails to Acknowledge Family Use of Slave Labor
By Justin McCurry ... September 19, 2008:
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2008/sep/19/japan (PDF here)


9) THE NEW YORK TIMES ... INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE
Japan Court Rules Against Sex Slaves and Laborers
By Norimitsu Onishi ... April 28, 2007:
http://www.nytimes.com/2007/04/28/world/asia/28japan.html (PDF here)
http://www.iht.com/articles/2007/04/28/asia/web0428-japan-41373.php


8) VOICE OF AMERICA (VOA)
Japan's Supreme Court Rules Against World War II Compensation
By Michael Lipin ... April 27, 2007:
http://www.voanews.com/english/2007-04-27-voa20.cfm (PDF here)


7) THE NEW YORK TIMES ... INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE
Wartime Chinese Laborers Sue Japan for Compensation
By Norimitsu Onishi ... November 15, 2006:
http://www.nytimes.com/2006/11/15/world/asia/15japan.html?ref=world
http://www.iht.com/articles/2006/11/14/news/japan.php
(PDF of longer IHT version here)


6) THE ECONOMIST

Slave Wages: The long fight for compensation for wartime slave labor
April 1, 2006: 
http://www.economist.com/World/asia/displayStory.cfm?story_id=6748994
(PDFs in English and Japanese)
http://www.tmcnet.com/usubmit/2006/04/01/1528336.htm (free version)


5) NISHINIPPON SHIMBUN

Ima koso Shinshi ni Torikume: Kyosei renko sosho no yukue ha 
(Now is the Time for Sincere Action: The future of forced labor lawsuits) 
Article by Shigekawa Eisuke introducing my research ... May 26, 2006 ... PDF here


4) THE AUSTRALIAN
Japan's Shame: Japan's Foreign Minister Taro Aso refuses to acknowledge his family firm's use of POWs as forced labour
By Christopher Reed ... July 4, 2006: http://www.theaustralian.news.com.au/story/0,20867,19672247-28737,00.html
(PDF here)


3) THE AGE

Japanese Foreign Minister Accused of Mining Good Will
By Deborah Cameron ... June 26, 2006:
http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2006/06/25/1151174072377.html
or http://tinyurl.com/jltyn (PDF here)


2) JAPAN TIMES
Family of POW Makes Appeal to Aso 'Honor': Aussies used as forced labor still owed wages for mine work
By Christopher Reed ... June 20, 2006:
http://search.japantimes.co.jp/cgi-bin/fl20060620zg.html (PDF here)


1) JAPAN FOCUS
Compensating Colonial Lepers, Slave Laborers and Hibakusha: Troubling legacies and evolving standards of postcolonial justice in Japan
By Jeff Kingston ... November 24, 2005:
http://www.japanfocus.org/-Jeff-Kingston/1579  (PDF here)



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SELECTED ARTICLE TITLES:



"Nihon ha 'Hochi Kokka' ka? Amai Ho Unyo, Shakai Kiki Maneki" (Is Japan a Country with the Rule of Law? Lenient Law Enforcement Invites Social Crisis) ... Nishinippon Shimbun ... May 14, 2003 ... PDF here

"Lost Innocence: Japan's new crime and punishment paradigm" ... The World & I ... November-December 2004 ... 6,000 words

"Rethinking Japan: College students speak their minds" ... The World & I ... August 2003 ... 7,000 words ... PDF here

"Embracing Cyberspace: The evolution of Japan's internet culture" ... The World & I ... June 2002 ... 10,000 words ... PDF of article here; PDF of teacher's guide here

"Coming Home: 10 locals reveal internment experiences" ... Sacramento News & Review ... August 24, 1995 ... cover story

"Freeing Camp Santo Tomas" (WWII liberation of Manila) ... American Legion Magazine ... March 1995

"Baseball Goes to War" (WWII exhibit at MLB Hall of Fame in Cooperstown) ... Maturity News Service (AARP wire) ... February 1995

"Vietnam Waiting: The embargo has been lifted, but will the Americans come?" ... Los Angeles Reader ... April 15, 1994 ... travel article

Asahi Evening News ... 1992-1994 feature articles about Japan's nuclear fuel cycle, Nebuta festival, Aomori apple industry, California rice industry, grassroots internationalization, etc.