post By James Fulford on 2019-02-10 15:56:00 -0500

The ECONOMIST Is Startled by Japanese Ethnocentricity

Here’s a story from the Economist: Of course, on Planet Economist, the existence of a half-black, half Japanese tennis star means Japan should rethink thousands of years of successful ethnocentrism. T...
post By Allan Wall on 2018-12-12 23:53:00 -0500

Japan To Bring in More Foreign Workers. Is This a Slippery Slope?

Many of us have admired Japan's tight immigration policy, which protects its own people rather than flooding the country with foreigners working cheaper.   Japan wants to remain Japanese.  But could th...
post By Paul Nachman on 2018-11-04 05:59:00 -0500

Japan Capitulates On Refugees!! Will Accept 60 In 2020!!!!

At Taki's Magazine ["Takimag"], where VDARE.com's Steve Sailer also posts frequently, one of the article categories is Issue of the Century (click on any of the articles there). As is appropriate, thei...
post By Steve Sailer on 2018-08-25 00:06:00 -0400

Culture Cracking Japan: "Naomi Osaka’s Breakthrough Game"

The Japanese are a physically small race and have few famous athletes on the world stage. Japan has also been one of the few successful countries to staunchly resist the zeitgeist’s pressures to open...
post By Steve Sailer on 2018-02-26 21:20:19 -0500

Japan's Nonwhite Privilege: Accepts Only 20 Refugees in 2017

From the Asahi Shimbun: Japan maintains tough stance on refugees, only 20 accepted in 2017 By RYUJIRO KOMATSU/ Staff Writer February 14, 2018 at 15:35 JST Japan received a record 19,628 asylum applic...
article By John Derbyshire on 2018-01-06 23:37:40 -0500

John Derbyshire: The Endless DACAthalon—And How Serious Countries Handle Immigration

Boy, they're dragging out this DACA thing, aren't they? Where are we up to this week?As I've been reporting, there are two issues in play here: Funding the government, and resolving the DACA business—t...
post By Federale on 2017-11-26 22:09:42 -0500

Fukoku Kyōhei-Strong Nation, Strong Army

The Derb recently cheered nationalism as expressed in some elections throughout the world, Czechia, Kenya, and Japan where nation loving patriots came out on top.  This is a modern expression of the To...
post By John Derbyshire on 2017-08-22 15:31:00 -0400

Japan's Exclusionary Nationalism: A Striking Essay

There is a striking long essay on Japan in the current (Fall 2017) issue of American Affairs by Asia scholar Michael Auslin.It opens with some lines from an eighth-century Japanese poem: Eight clouds a...
post By Steve Sailer on 2017-06-26 13:39:42 -0400

Without Immigration, Tokyo More Than Doubles Housing Space Per Person

Clearly, the Japanese should instead have chosen mass immigration so that they could continue to live in 640 sq. ft. per family of four instead of 1400 sq. ft. per family of four.Seriously, here’s an i...
post By Steve Sailer on 2017-05-28 15:55:23 -0400

WSJ: Japan's Lawyers Need More Crime and Bankruptcies

From the Wall Street Journal: Japanese Lawyers’ Problem: Too Few CasesA government-engineered boom in lawyers ends badly, with low crime and falling bankruptciesBy Mitsuru Obe April 3, 2016 4:11 a.m. E...