In 2018 the IWC officially shifted the organization’s purpose from whaling management to whale conservation over dozens of objections – and Japan withdrew.
Dr Kato naturally hoped that the IWC would act based on the scientific results of the research. But whales had become a totem of the environmental...
“How much better and stronger can I become from now on? I want to be stronger in terms of expression, technique and physical strength.”
Thunderous one moment and humorous the next, the Indian folk metal band promises: “We’ll change the world together, one song at a time.”
“Even if it seems that society never changes, it does transform anyway. And if we turn back, we can see how things are different now from...
“I think there are complicated relationships between different countries. But we can all resonate together in music. Don't be enemies; be friends.” ーTell Chang
What is necessary for the modern age and the future is to look not for the material, but for something immaterial that “resonates in people's hearts.”
An exclusive interview with The Sankei Shimbun before the Japanese prime minister heads for the United Nations’ nuclear disarmament conference.
“If we don’t change the paradigm of economic development destroying the environment by 2030, it will be too late,” —Dr Kazuhiko Takeuchi.
“Young Japanese today feel powerless…I wanted to create something which could fight back against this narrative” - Ryutaro Nakagawa
India’s ambassador to Japan says his country is not neutral over Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. It is just being autonomous, protecting national interests.
“America is a permanent Pacific power, and countries in this region can rely on America to be a continued presence both for security and economic reasons.”