Monthly Archive: January, 2017

Pakistan Christians Get No Justice: Muslims who Burnt Christian Homes and Churches are Acquitted

Pakistan Christians Get No Justice: Muslims who Burnt Christian Homes and Churches are Acquitted Murad Makhmudov and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Religious minorities in Pakistan were once more betrayed by a… Continue reading

Shia Muslims bare the brunt of Sunni Terrorism so why is Iran on America’s Immigration Hit List?

Shia Muslims bare the brunt of Sunni Terrorism so why is Iran on America’s Immigration Hit List? Jibril Khoury and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The administration of President Donald Trump is… Continue reading

China’s Lukewarm Response to Indian Military Modernization

China’s Lukewarm Response to Indian Military Modernization Publication: China Brief By: Oriana Skylar Mastro The Jamestown Foundation Between September 14–27, the United States and India conducted a joint military training exercise in Uttarakhand,… Continue reading

Art of Japan and Western Encroachment: Utagawa Sadahide (Gountei Sadahide) and Yokohama-e

Art of Japan and Western Encroachment: Utagawa Sadahide (Gountei Sadahide) and Yokohama-e Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Utagawa Sadahide (Gountei Sadahide) witnessed the first years of modernization in Japan that emerged after… Continue reading

Trump and Putin in Positive Phone Call to Reset the Clock between America and Russia

Trump and Putin in Positive Phone Call to Reset the Clock between America and Russia Sawako Uchida and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times President Donald Trump of America and President Vladimir Putin… Continue reading

Trump and Abe seek a Bilateral Trade Agreement between America and Japan to Replace TPP

Trump and Abe seek a Bilateral Trade Agreement between America and Japan to Replace TPP Chika Mori and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The government of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Japan… Continue reading

My Journey Out of Radical Islam

My Journey Out of Radical Islam by Ammar Anwer Special to IPT News Investigative Project on Terrorism I grew up in Rawalpindi, a city in the Punjab province of Pakistan, in a family… Continue reading

Ike No Taiga and Art of Japan: Influence of the Middle Kingdom and Humble Background

Ike No Taiga and Art of Japan: Influence of the Middle Kingdom and Humble Background Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The Edo Period is famous for isolating Japan from the outside world… Continue reading

Japanese Folklore and Light of Buddhism: Care despite the Onset of Abandonment

Japanese Folklore and Light of Buddhism: Care despite the Onset of Abandonment Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Japanese folklore focuses on an array of subjects, from the beauty of light to areas… Continue reading

Sunni Islamist Takfiri Women using Babies to Slaughter in Nigeria

Sunni Islamist Takfiri Women using Babies to Slaughter in Nigeria Paul Joseph Nzeribe, Noriko Watanabe, and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The endless twisted morality of Sunni Islamists is beyond any rationality,… Continue reading

Venezuela Is Falling off the Map

Venezuela Is Falling off the Map Phil Gunson Senior Analyst, Andes International Crisis Group Incoming U.S. President Donald Trump’s first foreign-policy surprise could pop up just a few hours’ flying time south of… Continue reading

Artist from Japan, Heptonstall Church, and Shintoism: Blurred Lines of Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath

Artist from Japan, Heptonstall Church, and Shintoism: Blurred Lines of Ted Hughes and Sylvia Plath Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The contemporary Japanese artist, Sawako Utsumi, adores the visual reality of traditional… Continue reading

Russian Federation and Syria Strengthen Ties: Tartus Port 49-year Agreement and Geopolitics

Russian Federation and Syria Strengthen Ties: Tartus Port 49-year Agreement and Geopolitics Murad Makhmudov and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The Russian Federation and Syria are strengthening ties to safeguard the region… Continue reading

Malaysia, Corruption, and anti-Myanmar Hysterics: Hypocrisy of the OIC and Mass Media

Malaysia, Corruption, and anti-Myanmar Hysterics: Hypocrisy of the OIC and Mass Media Salma Zribi, Chika Mori, and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times It is widely known that Gulf petrodollars from Saudi Arabia… Continue reading

Russia Lambasts the Dying Embers of the Obama Administration: CIA, Trump, and Mass Media

Russia Lambasts the Dying Embers of the Obama Administration: CIA, Trump, and Mass Media Boutros Hussein, Chika Mori, and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The Russian Federation under President Vladimir Putin lambasted… Continue reading

U.S. Refusing to Intervene as Ex-CIA Agent Faces Extradition, Prison, in Italy

U.S. Refusing to Intervene as Ex-CIA Agent Faces Extradition, Prison, in Italy by John Rossomando IPT News Investigative Project on Terrorism Time continues to tick away for former CIA agent Sabrina de Sousa,… Continue reading

Aert Van Der Neer inspires Japanese Artist: Altered Realities, Christianity, and Dutch Art

Aert Van Der Neer inspires Japanese Artist: Altered Realities, Christianity, and Dutch Art Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The Dutch Golden Age of art is a true blessing because the potency remains… Continue reading

Another Prison Massacre in Brazil

Another Prison Massacre in Brazil Boutros Hussein and Kanako Itamae Modern Tokyo Times The government of Brazil needs to formulate new policies to stem recent grim massacres inside prisons that are obviously out… Continue reading

PM Justin Trudeau of Canada is blurring the lines after Family Trip and Aga Khan’s Private Helicopter

PM Justin Trudeau of Canada is blurring the lines after Family Trip and Aga Khan’s Private Helicopter Sawako Uchida and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Prime Minister Justin Trudeau of the Liberal… Continue reading

Serbia warns Albanians of re-entering Kosovo: Intrigues of Obama against Russia

Serbia warns Albanians of re-entering Kosovo: Intrigues of Obama against Russia Ramazan Khalidov and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The European Union (EU) and NATO share a theme in Europe and this… Continue reading

Tanomura Chikuden and Art of Japan: Confucius and Art

Tanomura Chikuden and Art of Japan: Confucius and Art Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The Japanese artist Tanomura Chikuden (1777-1835) lived during the Edo period in the land of the rising sun.… Continue reading

Carrier Operations on Display in the Bohai Gulf

Carrier Operations on Display in the Bohai Gulf By: Peter Wood The Jamestown Foundation On December 15, the Chinese Navy put its first carrier, the Liaoning, through its paces in the Bohai gulf… Continue reading

Sunni Islamists and Mass Immigration threatens Europe but Obama and NATO focus on Russia

Sunni Islamists and Mass Immigration threatens Europe but Obama and NATO focus on Russia Murad Makhmudov and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The convulsions of the legacy of President Obama of America… Continue reading

Obama and Farewell: Failed Foreign Policy, NSA scandal, and the Arthur Zimmermann Clone

Obama and Farewell: Failed Foreign Policy, NSA scandal, and the Arthur Zimmermann Clone Chika Mori and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times President Barack Obama of America gave a farewell speech that sounded… Continue reading

Dignity is Essential for Emperor Akihito of Japan to Abdicate: Time is of the Essence

Dignity is Essential for Emperor Akihito of Japan to Abdicate: Time is of the Essence Hiroshi Saito, Noriko Watanabe, and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Emperor Akihito of Japan is indicating strongly… Continue reading

Japanese Art and Le Nabi Tres Japonard: Pierre Bonnard and his thoughts

Japanese Art and Le Nabi Tres Japonard: Pierre Bonnard and his thoughts Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The artistic genius of Pierre Bonnard was far from the mind of his father because… Continue reading

MOROCCO: SECURITY SERVICES MAKE GAINS AS TERROR THREAT GROWS

MOROCCO: SECURITY SERVICES MAKE GAINS AS TERROR THREAT GROWS Publication: Terrorism Monitor By: Alexander Sehmer The Jamestown Foundation Moroccan investigators arrested an alleged jihadist with links to al-Qaeda in the city of Azrou… Continue reading

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump seeks a Positive Relationship with the Russian Federation

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump seeks a Positive Relationship with the Russian Federation Chika Mori and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The United States President-elect, Donald Trump, once more reiterated the need to… Continue reading

Germany and Salafi Extremism: Social Democrats leader speaks out against Takfiris

Germany and Salafi Extremism: Social Democrats leader speaks out against Takfiris Murad Makhmudov and Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times It appears that some German politicians in mainstream parties are waking up to… Continue reading

Art of Japan and Impact on Claude Monet

Art of Japan and Impact on Claude Monet Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times Claude Monet was a very important artist within French Impressionism and despite new artistic movements like Cubism and Fauvism… Continue reading

Japan and Photo Images during Meiji and Taisho

Japan and Photo Images during Meiji and Taisho Lee Jay Walker Modern Tokyo Times The photography of Ogawa Kazumasa (1860-1929) provides an alternative glimpse into the changing reality of Japan but not from… Continue reading

Beyond ISIS: Europe’s Salafists Nurturing Jihad (Saudi Arabia and Gulf Petrodollars)

Beyond ISIS: Europe’s Salafists Nurturing Jihad by Abigail R. Esman Special to IPT News Investigative Project on Terrorism Before there was the Islamic State, before YouTube videos that seduce Europe’s Muslims to join… Continue reading