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Giving voice, for the first time in English, to the Chinese ‘comfort women’

Posted April 17, 2014 by Feminist Current

Book Review: Chinese Comfort Women: Testimonies from Imperial Japan’s Sex Slaves. By Peipei Qiu, Su Zhiliang and Chen Lifei (University of British Columbia Press, 2013; $90.00 in Hardcover)


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No, This Can’t Be Possible. Could Japan Actually Rescind Its Apology to Wartime ‘Comfort Women’?

Posted March 5, 2014 by The Mound of Sound

One of several dark stains on the honour of Japan was its practice, during WWII, of impressing foreign women, mainly Korean, into sex slavery to serve Japanese soldiers.  They were called ‘Comfort Women’ or, in Japanese, Kanji.  Somewhere bet…

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Orientals Threatened With Havoc Again!

Posted January 2, 2014 by Allan W Janssen

Folks, Tokyo has been ravaged, razed, burnt, scoured and decimated several times over by Godzilla, Mothra, Rodan and Gamera ………, but each time they re-built and life went on! Gotta hand it to those Orientals, not much gets them down! BUT! This time they might not get away so easily: A GIANT DUCK HAS INVADED […]

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