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Podcast
Dec 13, 2015

U.S. think tank pushing for confrontation with China

Redeye
The Council on Foreign Relations is the most influential think tank in the U.S. In a recent report, it says the U.S. should abandon attempts to integrate China, and instead seek to isolate it.
Podcast
Aug 31, 2015

Dividing Korea: A hidden Holocaust

WINGS
The effects of the division of Korea on women. Kellia Ramares-Watson interviews Hwa-Young Lee, war survivor and activist.
Podcast
Aug 21, 2015

Japan's debt to 'comfort women'

WINGS
This program excerpts testimony and judgments from the December 2000 Women's International Tribunal on Japan's Military Sexual Slavery.
Podcast
May 7, 2015

Fukushima nuclear disaster four years on

Redeye
In 2011, the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear reactor in Japan experienced a triple meltdown. Japanese officials still don't have a clear idea of what has happened inside the reactor.
Podcast
Nov 21, 2014

Residents fight plans for new base in Okinawa, Japan

Redeye
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.
Blog
Jun 19, 2013

Film review: Tenchi: the Samurai Astronomer

Lindsay Presswell
"Tenchi: The Samurai Astronomer" is a film by the Japanese Academy Award winning director Yojiro Takita, and was the selection for the opening of the Toronto Japanese Film Festival.
Podcast
Mar 22, 2013

Two year anniversary of Japan's Fukushima disaster

Asia Pacific Currents
Labour news from the Asia-Pacific region. Interview about the two year anniversary of the Fukishima disaster in Japan, with Chie Matsumoto, trade unionist and anti-nuke campaigner.

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