If South Korea and Japan develop nuclear weapons, that doesn't mean we should abandon our alliances with them.
Failing to play a dominant role in the Far East wouldn't just be foolish. It would change who we are.
Washington is taking a firmer line with Beijing. But can it back it up?
It's not perfect, but Japan's constitutional ban on war has great value.
Some elements of their cooperation could work against American goals.
Politicians may be opening a Pandora's Box during an already risky regional power transition.
Japan's leader can't successfully imitate the German chancellor's famous gesture of atonement.
America must push its allies closer together and break down the old "hub and spokes" system.
A former POW—forced into slave labor for Japanese companies—on Tokyo's effort to strongarm Virginia schools.
Tell China exactly where we stand.
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