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Residents fight plans for new base in Okinawa, Japan

November 21, 2014
| The island of Okinawa has been a military outpost for the United States since the end of World War II. Now there are plans to build new bases. Okinawan residents are resisting fiercely.
Length: 14:47 minutes (13.54 MB)
| April 29, 2014
| April 18, 2014
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Angela Lytle on the 'comfort women' of Japan

March 23, 2014
| Meghan Murphy speaks with Angela Lytle about the women who were forced into sexual slavery in Japan during World War II.
Length: 40:57 minutes (37.5 MB)

Protest against cruel dolphin drive hunt in Taiji Japan

Friday, February 14, 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm


Consulate-General of Japan in Toronto
77 King St W, Toronto-Dominion Centre ‎
Toronto, ON
43° 38' 52.9296" N, 79° 22' 55.9236" W


DATE :FRIDAY FEBRUARY 14TH, 2014  1:00pm - 2:00pm ET/PT

Join Sea Shepherd Conservation Society & Sea Shepherd Cove Guardians at the Japanese Embassy and Consulates on Valentine’s Day to honor the dolphins who are brutalized in Taiji’s Cove.

Valentine’s Day Demonstrations Feb 14th, 2014, 1:00pm - 2:00pm ET/PT

Sea Shepherd Ontario West invites all to join us for the peaceful Valentine’s Day demonstrations and raise their voices for the dolphins. On a day meant to celebrate love, we will show Japan the love felt by the people of the world for dolphins. 


Leading scholars, artists oppose new military base in Okinawa

January 29, 2014
| Noam Chomsky, Michael Moore, Oliver Stone and over a hundred others have signed a statement of support for local residents in their decision to refuse a new military base in Okinawa.
Length: 18:51 minutes (17.26 MB)

Tens of thousands gather in Hiroshima to call for nuclear disarmament

Marking the 68th anniversary of America's dropping of the atomic bomb on Hiroshima in 1945 on Tuesday, tens of thousands of people gathered in the Japanese city to join together in a call for international peace and complete global nuclear disarmament.

The crowd came together for the annual ceremony at Hiroshima's Peace Memorial Park, which sits near the site of the nuclear attack that took the lives of over 140,000 people near the end of World War II.



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July 15, 2013 |
Japanese multinational corporations are prevented quite effectively from the use of tax havens by having a very simple law which was first enacted in the late 70's.
Photo: flickr/bcgovphotos
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