Home Authors Posts by comfortwomenoftheempire

comfortwomenoftheempire

39 POSTS 0 COMMENTS

The First Sino-Japanese War

The first Sino-Japanese war was fought between the Empire of Japan and the Qing Empire. The primary objective of the war was influence over...

Peace Friendship and Exchange Initiative of 1994

On August 31st 1994, Japanese Prime Minister Tomiichi Murayama released a statement on the "Peace, Friendship, and Exchange Initiative" by Japan regarding the remorse for...

The Japan-South Korea Treaty of 1965

According to Comfort Women of the Empire, The 1965 Japan-South Korea Treaty was concluded to decide how to distribute assets. Japanese government asked South...

Violation of the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations

A civic group installed a statue of a comfort woman in Busan in front of the Japanese consulate. This move by activists has implications...

The Myth of Comfort Women Coercion

According to the publication Comfort Women of the Empire, the number of 200,000 women who worked in the comfort system was a myth.  Dr....

Noam Chomsky in Defense of Dr. Park Yuha

On January 16th 2017, Professor Noam Chomsky released a statement in defense of Dr. Park Yuha’s right to publish her research on Comfort Women...

The 1993 Kono Statement Regarding Comfort Women

The Kono Statement of 1993 was a statement released by the now ex-Chief Cabinet Secretary Yohei Kono after the conclusion of an inquiry into...

Summary of Comfort Women of the Empire in English

The following is a loose translation of a summary of Dr. Park Yuha's Comfort Women of the Empire in English. Preface I first confronted the comfort...

The Importance of Academic Freedom for Democracy

Since the inception of the first universities nearly a thousand years ago, the freedom to pursue intellectual inquiry has served as a core value for professors,...

How Right-Wing Indian Society Stifles Academic Freedom

India is home to a right-wing nationalist party advocating for Hinduvta, a word meaning "Hinduness". Manifesting itself in many ways, this term has morphed...
0FansLike
0FollowersFollow

Popular articles