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2013

Jun 6, 2013 - Evil Men: James Dawes - CBC news

May 30, 2013 - The Mayor and the Comfort Women - The New yorker

May 28, 2013 - Embattled Hashimoto cancels planned June visit to United States - The Asahi Shimbun

May 16, 2013 - Is Japan struggling with its wartime past - CNN

May 16, 2013 - Okinawa women's groups condemn Hashimoto Justification of sex slaves - The Japan Times

May 7, 2013 - Will history again trip up Prime Minister Shinzo Abe? - The Asahi Shimbun

April 26, 2013 - Shinzo Abe's inability to face history - The Washington Post

March, 2013 - "Asian Holocaust" Denier Shinzo Abe Dismisses Tokyo War Crimes Trial Convictions - The Mainichi

 

2012

December 27, 2012 - Will Japan Unapologize to 'Comfort Women'? - NY Times

December 27, 2012 - Japan hints it may revise an apology on sex slaves - NY Times

December 14, 2012 - “南京大屠杀75周年”系列报道之五:南京大屠杀幸存者自述

December 10, 2012 -紀念南京大屠殺 500人出席 - World Journal 

December 10, 2012 - The CBC Sunday Edition with Michael Enright: "Joseph Wong on the Rape of Nanking" - 20 minute interview with Dr. Joseph Wong

December 07, 2012 - 烛光映照历史:南京大屠杀75周年多伦多举行 -加拿大家园网

December  07, 2012 - 史維會毋忘南京大屠殺活動 -星岛日报

November 30, 2012 - 华裔动议获全票通过 多伦多纪念南京大屠杀75周年

November 28, 2012 - Why the City hesitated to proclaim the anniversary of the Nanking Massacre? - Torontoist 

November 28, 2012 - Rob Ford reverses position to vote for motion recognizing 75th Anniversary of Nanking Massacre - National Post 

June 30, 2012 - Tracing the past: Dr Joseph Wong's mission in remembering forgotten histories of World War II -  NeeHao Magazine  

 

2011

July 2, 2011 - 加拿大華裔導演網上籌款拍《慰安婦》紀錄片

June 14, 2011 Los Angeles Times: City of Life and Death

June 1, 2011 - The Globe and Mail: "Iris Chang committed suicide. Now her mother aims to resurrect her reputation." - Interview with Dr. Ying-Ying Chang & Dr. Shau-Jin Chang

May 27, 2001 - Helium News: "Author talks 1937 Nanking Massacre, her daughter's efforts to expose the truth"

May 25, 2011 - The Wall Street Journal: "Hard Work, True Grit - Remembering the Author of 'The Rape of Nanking'" - Book Review of The Woman Who Could Not Forget"

May 11, 2011 Film Maker Magazine: "Lu Chuan, City of Life and Death" - Director Interview with Lu Chuan

May 4, 2011 Britain forges closer ties with Japan

May 3, 2011 - Britain pushes for Japan UN Security seat after meeting

April 15, 2011 - The Hollywood Reporter: "Lu Chuan's 'City of Life and Death'"

January 19, 2011 - BBC News: Dark Past Haunts South Korea and Japan

                               BBC News: "How Did Rape Become a Weapon of War?"

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2010

June 28, 2010 - Foreign Policy Magazine Online: "Unfinished Business" - Article on the treatment of American POWs as forced labour 

May 17, 2010 - Slant Magazine: "John Rabe" - Review of John Rabe, a historical drama on the life of a German businessman who saves over 200,000 Chinese during the 1937 Massacre 

March 31, 2010 - CBC News: "Japanese vets admit on film to Nanjing atrocities" - Article on film, Torn Memories of Nanjing 

November 8, 2010 - The Globe and Mail: "The Damned" - Online photo gallery of The Damned, a soldier's published account of Canadians in the Battle of Hong Kong and subsequent POW experience

November 5, 2010 - The Globe and Mail: "A Dieppe in the Far East" - Review of The Damned, a soldier's account of Canadians in the Battle of Hong Kong and subsequent POW experience

September 27, 2010 - The Globe and Mail: "Shine a Light on the Rape of Nanking" - Editorial on the historical bias in reporting Japanese wartime atrocities

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2009

July 14, 2009 - CNN: A POW's 'Tears in the Darkness'

April 29, 2009 - The Global Times: "John Rabe hits the screens" - Article on film, John Rabe

April 9, 2009 - The Japan Times Online - "Witness to War: Imperial Army War Vet Haunted by Horrors in China" - Former soldier's account of Imperial Army training and mentality 

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2008

March 1, 2008 - The Globe and Mail: "Two perspectives on Nanking massacre is one too many" - Review of the play "A Nanking Winter" as performed at the Factory Theatre, Toronto, Canada

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2007

August 18, 2007 - The Japan Times Online - "Witness to War: Spared Korean War Criminal Pursues Redress" - Article on POW mistreatment 

July 31, 2007 - BBC News: US urges 'comfort women' apology

July 31, 2007 - BBC News: Japanese PM's 'regret' at US vote

July 9, 2007 - The Globe and Mail: "'Comfort Woman' Shares her Painful Past" - Coverage of a former Chinese comfort woman's speaking engagement in Surrey, B.C.

July 6, 2007 - The Globe and Mail: "Japan is Still Playing Atrocity-Denial Game" - Article on Japan's ongoing official policy of denial of wartime misconduct

June 27, 2007 - BBC News: Japan rebuts sex slave pressure (Jun 27)

May 29, 2007 - The Globe and Mail - “Comfort Women Deserve An Apology” - Full page ad on redress for comfort women

May 11, 2007 - BBC News: 'New Proof' of Japan sex slaves

April 27, 2007 - BBC News: Abe Explains Sex Slave Comments

April 13, 2007 - BBC News: "New Course in Sino-Japanese Ties"

April 10, 2007 - BBC News: "Japan's Divisive 'Comfort Women' Fund"

April 4, 2007 - BBC News: "China Warns Japan on Shrine Trips"

March 26, 2007 - BBC News: "Japan PM Apology on Sex Slaves"

March 6, 2007 - BBC News: "China Raps Japan Over Sex Slaves"

March 5, 2007 - BBC News: "Japan Refuses Sex Slave Apology"

March 3, 2007 - BBC News: Sex Slave Denial Angers S Korea

February 19, 2007 - BBC News: "Japan Anger at US Sex Slave Bill"

January 29, 2007 - BBC News: "Japan's NHK in WWII Sex Slave Row"

BBC News: "Abe Questions Sex Slave 'Coercion'"

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2005

August 9, 2005 - BBC News: "Korean WWII Sex Slaves Fight On"

March 12, 2005 - BBC News: "Japan WWII Sex Slave Redress Call"

January 24, 2005 - BBC News: "Japan to End WWII Sex Slave Fund"

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2003

March 25, 2003 - BBC News: "Japan Rejects Sex Slave Appeal"

March 11, 2003 - BBC News: "Japan Court Rejects 'Slave' Suit"

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2002

September 4, 2002 - Obituary: Sheldon Harris, 74, Historian of Japan's Biological Warfare

July 2, 2002 - BBC News: "Japanese Cabinet Donates to WWII Fund"

August 27, 2002 - BBC News: "Japan Court Rejects Germ Warfare Case"

April 26, 2002 - BBC News: "Japanese Judge Gives War Slaves $1.3m"

March 29, 2002 - BBC News: "Chinese 'Comfort Women' Lose Japan Case

March 4, 2002 - BBC News: "Japanese Troops Face E Timor Protests"

February 20, 2002 - BBC News: "Fund Ends Payments to Comfort Women"

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2001

December 4, 2001 - "Comfort Woman" Case finds 9 senior Military and Civilian officials as well as Emperor Hirohito guilty of crimes against humanity at The Hague

December 4, 2001 - BBC News: "Japan Found 'Guilty' of Sex Slave Crimes"

December 4, 2001 - BBC News: "Tribunal Wants Apology for Sex Slaves"

October 4, 2001 - BBC News: "Koizumi to Visit Asian Neighbours"

September 10, 2001 - CNN: "Japan Apologizes to WWII Prisoners"

August 13, 2001 - CNN: "Australian Soldiers Join Visit Condemnation"

August 10, 2001 - BBC News: "Leftists Claim Textbook Arson Attack"

August 7, 2001 - BBC News: "Tokyo Backs History Book in Schools"

August 1, 2011 - Suicide or Political Persecution? The mysterious deaths of Ernest Hemingway and Iris Chang

July 25, 2001 - BBC News: "Japanese Schools Rebel Over Textbook"

July 17, 2001 - BBC News: "Japanese Schools Reject Textbook"

July 12, 2001 - BBC News: "S Korea Strikes Back in History Row"

July 11, 2001 - BBC News: "Koizumi to Honour War Dead"

July 10, 2001 - BBC News: "Anger Deepens in History Book Row"

July 9, 2001 - BBC News: "Row Revives Memories of Bitter Past"

May 8, 2001 - BBC News: Korea to Make Textbook Protest (Apr 19)BBC News: "South Korea's Textbook Demands"

April 9, 2001 - BBC News: "Japan and S Korea's Troubled Relations"

April 3, 2001 - BBC News: "Japan Textbook Angers Neighbours"

March 31, 2001 - BBC News: Attack on Japan Ministry Website

March 29, 2001 - BBC News: Japan Overturns Sex Slave Ruling

March 26, 2001 - BBC News: "Court Rejects Korean Wartime Claim"

March 1, 2001 - BBC News: "Japanese History Angers Koreans"

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1999

CNN: Striking Back at Japan Inc.

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1998

CNN: A Japanese Veteran Attempts to Make Peace With Haunting Memories


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