What remains extraordinary is the fact that a candidate like [Trump] can expect ... something in the area of 50 million votes this coming November.
Old wisdom is out of fashion in the Beltway. The political citadel in Washington is in the hands of analysts who run election databases based on templates with real time self-adjusting parameters. However, this is what old wisdom based on full knowledge of the facts says: When a candidate claims the elections are [Read more]
The National Diet has begun deliberating whether to pass the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade pact, along with other related bills.
As the U.S. and Europe grow more critical of – and defensive against – economic globalization, the rest of the world is closely watching Japan. In this current Diet session, Japan [Read more]
Haven't you been following the adventures of Mr. Canary Head?
The second presidential debate was televised on Oct. 9, 2016, during which Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump faced off in the most vulgar battle ever. Donald Trump’s taped sex-talk of kissing and groping women without consent was on the chopping block, and Hillary Clinton’s [Read more]
There has perhaps never been a time that so desperately seeks leadership from the U.S. president until now. After all, the world is growing ever more anxious both geo-politically and economically, while the international situation remains chaotic.
The new president who will assume office next January will need to [Read more]