Use your Facebook account to login or register with JapanToday.
NEW USER REGISTRATION
Letters and numbers only; 5 to 50 characters. This cannot be changed later.
You will be sent an email to activate your account before you can log in.
Yes, I would like to receive news alerts from JapanToday
avigatorNov. 07, 2015 - 12:04PM JST
If XY and YZ, then XZ. If moderate rebels are supported by US, and they joined ISIS, and if ISIS is responsible for this incident, guess who has blood in its hands? The math is so simple.
Posted in: Russia suspends all passenger flights to Egypt
avigatorNov. 03, 2015 - 10:49AM JST
Democracy is about who counts the votes, not who votes. Reminds me of George Bush's first election where no supreme court judges could be found. And when the Federal Reserve bank act was passed with only 3 congressmen in session, all bought by the bankers.
Posted in: Turkey president urges respect for his party's election win
avigatorNov. 03, 2015 - 10:47AM JST
Crazy Joe and Burning Bush, you guys are doing better in informing the public than these trash reports.
It could not be more biased and partial: "conservative Sunni-ruled kingdom and the revolutionary Shiite theocracy". Why not refer to Saudi Arabia as the brutal and extremist theocracy? It is trying to avoid depicting Saudia Arabia as the savage country it really is.
Posted in: Iran says it may quit Syria talks in worsening spat with Saudi Arabia
avigatorNov. 02, 2015 - 10:00AM JST
In the last days, man will rule man to his own detriment.
All this have I seen, and applied my heart unto every work that is done under the sun: there is a time wherein one man ruleth over another to his own hurt.
Posted in: Turkey's ruling party sweeps back to majority in parliament
avigatorOct. 31, 2015 - 11:33AM JST
@MarkG, To begin with, the whole mess was created by the West. So nothing good will come out of it no matter what. If they killed so many people who were working at the Pentagon and at the Towers, they care less about anybody else no matter where they come from. Listen to Maj General Albert Stublebine and you will understand what I mean. His set of strong beliefs were shaken to the point he says: "I no longer know who the enemy is".
Posted in: U.S. escalates involvement in Syria amid talks on Assad's future
avigatorOct. 31, 2015 - 10:31AM JST
@Chubbychub, you are right. They are coming to stir the pot, without any entry visa and violating Syria's airspace and sovereignty.
@Burning Bush, you are also right. Notice that Jordan is in the middle of Iraq and Syria, yet, there is no report of any USIS, (now is USIS not ISIS), in there. Even reports of beheadings can be another Hollywood motion picture of CIA productions, just like 9/11 was.
@american_bengoshi, I was so gung-ho after serving in the Marines and the Air Force and even after I retired, I believed all the lies. But I opened my eyes and now understand all their manipulations. First, Thomas Jefferson warned us about the media being a source of lies. Second, Maj. Gen Smedley D Butler told us in his speech, War is a Racket, that all these wars all for the benefit of Wall Street Bankers. Third, Maj. Gen Albert Stublebine was the Army chief of intelligence and he himself states that what hit the towers and Pentagon was not an airplane,(of course, airplanes do not evaporate). Lt Gen Boykin warns us of a forced economy collapse, (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fYXsMF3PWMk). Fourth, General Wesley Clark also mentions in his You-Tube documental that all these invasions were already planned back in the 1990s. And fifth, Bill Still in his documental The Money Masters, describes how all these wars are created by the World Bankers, dating back to the American Revolution, and even financed the Russian Revolution. They play capitalist and communist at the same time, as long as they have control. These should allow you to have some understanding. But if "patriotism" has disabled your thinking abilities, then I do not know what can open your eyes. Good luck.
avigatorOct. 29, 2015 - 09:44AM JST
This must be a tough one. Great work.
Posted in: A non-traditional Fuji ascent: From sea to summit
avigatorOct. 28, 2015 - 08:33AM JST
It thrives in every society of this planet.
avigatorOct. 28, 2015 - 08:24AM JST
Find another idol. Even if I sit next to Obama, I will just leave him alone, unless he speaks to me first. If I see Jesus, that is a different story.
Posted in: Fans complain after pop diva Hamasaki deletes all her tweets
avigatorOct. 28, 2015 - 08:22AM JST
The approval for work was just a formality, only meant as a pretense. I hope everybody starts to understand the manipulations of those in power.
Posted in: Gov't overturns Okinawa's ban on U.S. base relocation work
avigatorOct. 27, 2015 - 08:48AM JST
Do you want to see a worse prediction? Three big earthquakes of volcanic intensity according to Carlos Munoz Ferrada, (already defunct). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AhCEOnurFuA
Posted in: Over 260 dead after earthquake strikes Afghanistan, Pakistan
avigatorOct. 27, 2015 - 08:43AM JST
Yiipes! Canned tuna from now on. But, what about the mercury content? Then vegetables. But a lot of them are GMO? Then organic. But I cannot afford the prices.
Posted in: WHO: Processed meat linked to cancer; red meat is risky too
avigatorOct. 27, 2015 - 08:27AM JST
Although there are no immediate victims, there are a lot of potential victims as a result of psychological stimuli caused from the interaction with these abominations. Consider, just depicting a caricature of the so called "prophet" Muhammad caused a lot of mental distress to many of its followers that it turned them into murder, arson and other crimes. I suppose these child depictions will also invite a change in behavior in those who consume these products. My two cents worth.
Posted in: U.N. envoy calls on Japan to ban extreme child manga porn
avigatorOct. 26, 2015 - 09:41AM JST
In the Bible, God claims Jerusalem as his holy city. I am not sure if the Kuram claims the same thing. If it does, it is obvious of its purpose. Since I do not consider Islam to be a religion of a loving god, my take is that Jerusalem belongs to Israel. They were removed 2,000 years ago from their own land by those who up to these days are the ones behind a lot of the tumult in the World.
Posted in: Kerry's plan for Jerusalem site leaves many issues unanswered
avigatorOct. 26, 2015 - 09:36AM JST
Fine the embassy for their poor judgement and planning. Next time it should all be absentee ballots. And yes, let this be a lesson learned of what is to come if you keep allowing more people from certain countries who do not know how to behave like civilized people.
avigatorOct. 26, 2015 - 09:34AM JST
I have seen a trend of Japanese men looking more feminine than women. This picture follows such trend.
Posted in: 'Rurouni Kenshin' comes to picture-perfect life as photos of stage musical’s cast are released
avigatorOct. 26, 2015 - 09:31AM JST
My understand that these "peaceful"protestors were instigators financed by the CIA, just like the ones in Ukraine. You get some of these in Washington to advocate for the downfall of the capitalist system and they will not last too long. According to the Global Research, more police were killed than the protestors, by roof-top snipers. News from mainstream media will side with those behind the destabilization movement.
Posted in: Syria's Assad said to favor election, but only after terrorists defeated
avigatorOct. 26, 2015 - 08:16AM JST
You got that right Burning Bush. The ones that really needs change are Saudi Arabia, Qatar, UAE, and even Turkey, that recently is moving from secularism to islamization.
The one thing that they have been doing is destroying established political establishment and replacing them with terrorists, while at the same time, continuing to bring the US into more borrowing from the Federal Reserve Bank, (a private for profit bank), so they can finance their campaigns. They spend billions in weapons so the ones holding the stakes can get richer and richer. It is a big racket like Marine Major General Smedley D Butler said in his speech War is a racket.
avigatorOct. 24, 2015 - 09:45PM JST
As long as central bankers are in charge of countries' coffers, there will be no way out of their conundrum.
Governments will have to continue borrowing money, (that is, paper created from thin air), from the bankers at interest. To pay that interest, they have to keep taxing everything they find in their sights. In the 1800s, it was unconstitutional to collect federal taxes. After all, that was one of the reasons for the American revolution. But when in 1913 the bankers caught Congress in a vulnerable situation, (only 3 congressmen in session with power to approve laws), they finally forced themselves into the US by bribing those 3 congressmen to pass the into law the creation of the Federal Reserve Bank. What came next was the imposition of Federal taxes. And after that, came World War I, a master piece of the bankers, because Congress now had to borrow massive amounts of money from the FRB to finance the war. If you do not believe me, find out for yourself from an independent source, Bill Still, the Money Masters. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=51CvlMEtf1A
It is long but it is very educational. You will not hear this in the news, at school, or in textbooks.
Posted in: S&P says Japan needs to raise revenue with sales tax hike
avigatorOct. 24, 2015 - 09:34PM JST
Japan has option, terminate the agreement and kindly request US Forces to leave. Have you ever bought one of those whole life insurance and invested so much money that you think it is better to continue paying the premium to recover the investment? But in reality it is wiser to just stop it and switch to term insurance. Such is Japan's predicament.
It will take a strong leader to realize that they have created artificial defense needs so the addiction to defense and "protection" will continue. It is a good deal for the US because it forces Japan to purchase lots of weapons systems. At the same time, although the US has to pay the salaries for its own military and civilians stationed in Japan, it does not have to pay for construction and maintenance of of most facilities. So, this is a free ride.
Japan, on the other hand, could just use the funds it spends supporting US forces on its own military personnel, facilities and equipment.
It does not have to kick the US in bad terms. It could just allow certain visiting SOFA status for joint exercises and contingencies, military overflight permission, port calls and landing rights.
That is when Japan can say that it is a sovereign nation again.
Search the Largest English Job Board in Japan.
Jul. 30, 2016 - 04:32AM JST
The Imperial Household Agency is considering arranging an opportunity for Japan’s 82-year-old Emperor Akihito to express…
Posted in: Emperor likely to publicly express view about his role, possibly in Aug
Jul. 30, 2016 - 04:13AM JST
"I have no objection to (Japanese) bureaucrats looking to foreign models for ideas."
Sorry, but I…
Posted in: Mass killing sparks debate: Why didn't the system prevent it?
Jul. 30, 2016 - 04:10AM JST
Another swoon article dictated by the DNC.
Right after the Republican convention Japan Today published a…
Posted in: Clinton promises steady hand in dangerous world
Jul. 30, 2016 - 03:48AM JST
No matter what, you can't stop people from sharing stuff that they own.
And that is…
Posted in: Japan latest battleground in Airbnb home-sharing war
Jul. 30, 2016 - 03:22AM JST
You asked the same number of whites and the same number of people of color, and…
Posted in: Getting stopped by police in Japan – how often does it happen (and why?)
Listings Updated Daily