Tag Archive for Hiroshima Peace Media Center

No Biden talk

On a trip earlier this month, Hiroshima Mayor Tadatoshi Akiba addressed U.S. counterparts on efforts to stop nuclear proliferation. But, as the Hiroshima Peace Media Center reported, he didn’t get a chance to lobby top Obama administration officials for a…

Nuking a peace constitution?

One of the real threats looming behind North Korea’s nuclear test is its possible exploitation by those Japanese political leaders bent on a more aggressive military posture. You can’t blame anyone from worrying about a neighbor like North Korea. But…

North Korea’s test

The nuclear test by North Korea has caused dismay, anxiety and anger among survivors of the atomic attack on Hiroshima. One of the national daily papers, Mainichi Shimbun, sent a reporter to interview one of my favorite sources for my…