Nasrallah of Hezbollah warns about ISIS and says to Christians: “Who will protect your churches?”

Nasrallah of Hezbollah warns about ISIS and says to Christians: “Who will protect your churches?” Murad Makhmudov, Noriko Watanabe and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times His Eminence, Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah of Hezbollah (Hizbullah), once more warned Christians about the menace of ISIS (Islamic State – IS) and al-Qaeda groups like al-Nusra. Nasrallah made it…

Haiti and United Nations Accountability: The Cholera Epidemic

Haiti and United Nations Accountability: The Cholera Epidemic Michiyo Tanabe and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The United Nations (UN) and international meddling in several nations often ends up with peculiar results and this most notably applies to Afghanistan and Haiti. Yet, while Afghanistan was caught up in the Cold War politics of yesterday…

Kamisaka Sekka and Japanese Art: Rimpa and Culture despite Rapid Historical Changes

Kamisaka Sekka and Japanese Art: Rimpa and Culture despite Rapid Historical Changes Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times If you view the sublime simplicity of art by Kamisaka Sekka (1866-1942) then it is difficult to image the enormous convulsions that hit Japan in this period. Indeed, the lifespan of this amazing artist witnessed many revolutionary…