by

Peter Tasker

Going Back To Tohoku

I scan my memory, jumbled and blurred by hangover, jetlag, lifelag. Got it – he’s a media figure, fronts up current…

The Last Virgin Flies Out Of Tokyo

Don’t tell me defaulting, depopulating Detroit is more “globally critical” than Tokyo, comfortably the largest city in the world…

The World is not Flat

Even in a wealthy G8 country the primitive urges of the limbic brain are a match for cold economic calculations…

Abe Road is the only path for Japan

Mr. Abe’s achievements overshadow the efforts of his predecessors, including the globally celebrated Junichiro Koizumi…

Liar, Liar, Pants on Fire

Yoshida’s fibs were meat and drink to foreign journalists eager to emphasize the uniqueness of Japan’s depravity…….