Recent Articles Lawsuit as Lobbying: Understanding Same Sex Marriage and Other Constitutional Litigation in Japan Geopolynomics and Japan: Asia-Pacific Policy Prescriptions It's Called a Forgotten War, So People Don't Pay Attention: An Interview with Bruce Cumings Ozawa v. United States, Japanese Immigration, and William Elliot Griffis The Melancholy of Japan's Liberal Opposition: Politician-penned Books and Their Narratives of Redemption Korea's Court Denies Japan's State Immunity Again Editorial Statement Regarding Volume 21 Issue 3 Normalization of Relations Between Japan and North Korea: Why Is It Necessary and How Could It Be Accomplished? Beyond the “Empire of Trauma“: Cold War Psychological Science and the Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki Bad Karma? Abe's Assassination and the Moonies State Transformation and Social Forces Under the Shadow of Economic Security: The Case of Japan Rethinking “Peace” of Hiroshima: Restoring the Subject, and the Logic of “the Only A-bombed Nation” Balancing the Ballot: Going Beyond the 2018 Gender Parity Law to Encourage Women's Political Participation in Japan Why and How to Walk a City A Conversation with Claudia Junghyun Kim, author of Base Towns: Local Contestation of the U.S. Military in Korea and Japan Sexual Violence and Gender Inequality in Japan The Dog with Vanishing Spots (1939) “Comfort Women” and the Political Economy of Erasure in the Philippines Scholarly and Public Responses to “Contracting for Sex in the Pacific War”: The Current State of the Problem, A Report by Concerned Scholars To Bury or Not to Bury: Muslim Migrants and the Politics of Funerary Rights in Contemporary Japan