Governor Ota
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Governor Ota

I am in Okinawa right now and it has been a whirlwind of a trip to say the least. With the help of my friend Shinako Oyakawa, I’ve been able to conducted more than a dozen interviews with various activists in two islands, the main island of Okinawa and Ishigaki part of the Yaeyama Islands … Continue reading

The Soul of Guam?
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The Soul of Guam?

Last night I watched the film “Last Knights” which is based on the story of the Chushingura or the Legend of the 47 Ronin. Over the years this story of loyalty, courage, honor and sacrifice has been retold in numerous ways, even treated to a Keanu Reeves version in 2013. The basic story deals with … Continue reading