Japan as Relevant as Ever: The Economist Special Report on Reiwa Japan

On January 6, Sasakawa USA hosted a virtual event, “Japan As Relevant As Ever: The Economist Special Report on Reed by Reiwa Japan.” This event spotlighted Mr. Noah Sneider, Tokyo Bureau Chief at The Economist, for a discussion on his recent special report, published by The Economist, “Japan As Relevant As Ever” on December 11, 2021.

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All Eyes on Suga’s Foreign-Policy Agenda

Author: Satohiro Akimoto

Categories: Japan Political Pulse

Satohiro Akimoto, Chairman and President of Sasakawa Peace Foundation USA WASHINGTON – It’s been a month and a half since Shinzo Abe’s abrupt resignation, and Washington’s attention quickly shifted to successor Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga — virtually an unknown politician among the international community despite the fact that he had played a powerful role throughout the

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“Rekishi no Kyokun” Author Talk with Prof. Nobukatsu Kanehara

On August 26, 2020, Sasakawa USA welcomed Prof. Nobukatsu Kanehara, Faculty of Law Department of Political Science at Doshisha University, to discuss his new book, Rekishi no Kyokun, a historical analysis of Japan’s foreign policy. Through his talk, Prof. Kanehara explained to participants how various failures in Japan’s past led to Japanese strategies of the present.

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