The United States intends to create international fronts against China on Taiwan issue and Russia on Ukraine issue, However, is there any consistent philosophy to cope with these two issues? For example, on the will of people?
On the issue of Taiwan, the will of people who live there is regarded as the most important criteria to judge the behaviors of China. Then how about the will of people who live in the eastern part of Ukraine. There live people whose mother tongue is Russian. Ukraine emphasized the importance of Ukraine language, and those who were not affluent in Ukraine language, they could not get the governmental jobs and were regarded as the secondary cityzen. Therefor, Russians who live in the eastern part of Ukraine want to be separated from Ukraine and join Russia or to be independent. Does the United states say it is good to have an election to ask people whether they will prefer staying in Ukraine or to be part of Russia. What kind of understanding in the past? Issue the past agreements the will of people Taiwan ＊ The US respects Chinese position not top priority that Taiwan is the part of China *The US will not s...
Twitter sees record number of govt demands to remove content。95% of these legal demands came from five countries, with the most coming from Japan, followed by Russia, Turkey, India, and South Korea,
Twitter sees record number of govt demands to remove content Jan 25 (Reuters) - Twitter said governments around the world made requests to remove content from a record number of user accounts between January and June last year, in data to be released by the social media company on Tuesday. The platform said governments made 43,387 legal demands for the removal of content from 196,878 accounts in the six-month period, according to data in its latest transparency report seen by Reuters. Twitter said this was the largest number of accounts ever targeted with government removal requests in a reporting period since the company started releasing transparency reports in 2012. It was also the largest number of government removal requests in a reporting period. Ninety-five percent of these legal demands came from five countries, with the most coming from Japan, followed by Russia, Turkey, India, and South Korea, it said. The site is blocked in several countries including China and No...
In spite of huge potential of offshore wind power projects, Japan was slow to develop them in comparison with EU even South Korea. However, now trade companies such as Mitsubishi Co are eager to participate.
A-1 Japan picks operators for 3 offshore wind power projects （ Reuters 。 Dec.24 ） Japan's industry and land ministries have selected three consortiums, all led by Mitsubishi Corp (8058.T), as the operators for three offshore wind power projects in Akita, northern Japan, and Chiba, near Tokyo, they said on Friday. The announcement is the second set of results of government auctions for offshore blocks under a new law to promote wind power as Japan aims to boost renewable power capacity to help achieve its 2050 goal of becoming carbon neutral. The three projects are scheduled to start operation between September 2028 and December 2030. A number of companies, including big foreign wind power companies such as Denmark's Orsted (ORSTED.CO), Germany's RWE (RWEG.DE) and Norway's Equinor (EQNR.OL), are keen to enter Japan's market as it plans to install up to 10 gigawatts (GW) of offshore wind capacity by 2030, and 30 GW to 45 GW by 2040 A-1-2. Following the above-mention...
In 1932, Minister of Finance Takahashi said in the cabinet before Minister of Army” Is there anyone in Army who is so foolish to think that Japan can win over United States?, He was killed during February 26 Incident in 1936
The essay by Kihachiro Minamioka in “Gekkan Nihon” ・ In the early stage of Showa when the danger to be killed by the military groups had increased, Finance Minister Korekiyo Tahahasi was the only one who opposed the military groups in the cabinet, refused the demand of large-scale increase of military budget and continued to fight against the military. Takahashi was the politician who was tough and abominable to the Army. ・ After the May 15 incident, he was minister of finance and stood against the demand of the increase of budged by the army and navy. In 1932, Minister of Finance Korekiyo Takahashi said in the cabinet before Minister of Army” Is there anyone in Army who is so foolish to think that Japan can win over United States?, He questioned the leaders of the army “Is there anyone in the army that Japan can occupy either Washington or Moscow? ・ He was killed in February 26 Incident. February 26 Incident (Wikipedia) (The February 26 Incident, Ni Ni-Roku Jiken...
Norman Rockwell was considered to be a painter who portrayed Americans as chose to see themselves. But in his later years, he drew The Problem We All Live With, Murder in Mississippi,
Wikipedia: Norman Rockwell (1894 – 1978) was an American painter and illustrator. His works have a broad popular appeal in the United States for their reflection of American culture. Rockwell is most famous for the cover illustrations of everyday life he created for The Saturday Evening Post magazine over nearly five decades. Among the best-known of Rockwell's works are the Willie Gillis series, Rosie the Riveter, The Problem We All Live With, Saying Grace, and the Four Freedoms series.
Rockwell's work was dismissed by serious art critics in his lifetime. Many of his works appear overly sweet in the opinion of modern critics, especially the Saturday Evening Post covers, which tend toward idealistic or sentimentalized portrayals of American life. This has led to the often deprecatory adjective "Rockwellesque". Consequently, Rockwell is not considered a "serious painter" by some contemporary artists,
In his later years, however, Rockwell began receiving more attentio...