2010年04月25日

4.25 Rally in Okinawa

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90000 people gathered in Yomitan, Okinawa today!!
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4.25 Rally in Tokyo

About 1000 people gathered in Tokyo today!


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2007年07月18日

U.S. Military Issue in Guam

Ryukyu Shimpo reported the military issue in Guam on June 27.

Ryukyu Shimpo, June 27, 2007 p.11 (Japanese)
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Written by Funakoshi Mika

This article mainly discusses (1) the colonial history of Guam,(2) indigenous culture of Chamorro people, (3) the military issues, such as about the relocation, environmental pollution, and people's health, (4) the protest against the military bases, and (5) tourism industry in Guam.
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2007年07月06日

Call for Action

Please send your protest message to Naha DFAA

The Defence Facilities Administration has forced through an illegal 'pre-survey' sea-bed construction work for a new U.S. military base at Henoko, as well as a construcion work for a new U.S. military helipad in Takae.

Those red circle points and surrounding areas are planned to be constructed as the U.S. military helicopters' landing zones.
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Photos of Takae

Sending your message by phone and fax can influence on the actions of DFAA.

The Naha Defense Facilities Administration Agency (Naha DFAA)
Phone 011-81-098-868-0174〜9
Fax 011-81-098-866-3375
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2007年07月01日

WWF Japan's Staement Protesting Against Helipad Construction

WWF Japan's report on the helipad construction, and
their statement (Japanese)


(English version)
"We demand an end to helipad construction in the US Armed Forces Northern Training Area"

WWF Japan
(World Wide Fund for Nature Japan)

WWF Japan has identified the forests of Yanbaru in Okinawa, where many endemic and rare species live, as an area whose protection should be prioritized. As one of the most important natural environments in the world, WWF Japan has already begun conservation activities in the area. The construction of new helipads in the US Marine Corps Northern Training Area will destroy Yanbaru’s natural environment and will threaten the peaceful livelihoods of the local residents, and so we strongly demand an end to their construction.

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2007年06月27日

Chugoku Shimbun Article on the U.S. military impacts in Hawai'i

Chugoku Shimbun reported about the US military impacts in Hawai'i.

Akira Tashiro, "Indigenous Hawaiians and the U.S. Military"
(Chugoku Shimbun, May 27, 2007)

Read the Chugoku Shimbun article
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2007年06月26日

Irei no Hi 2005

Okinawan local newspaper, Okinawa Times, reported Irei no Hi 2005.

Irei no Hi in Hawaii: Three Okinawan descendents talks about their experiences of the Battle of Okinawa (Japanese)"
(Okinawa Time, July 2, 2005)


Read the article
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2007年06月16日

Human Chain in Honolulu

Human Chain at the Japanese Consulate in Honolulu
on April 27, 2007.

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Thanks for all of your support!!
AFSC Hawai‘i, DMZ-Hawai ‘i / Aloha ‘Aina, Anakbayan - Honolulu, Not In Our Name Hawai’i, Kapakaukau, Save UH / Stop UARC coalition, the Korea Truth Commission in Hawai’i, and the Hawai’i People’s Fund 


Okinawa Times reported Human Chain in Honolulu.
"Indigenous Hawaiians and others protested against the excusion of the preliminary survey of the Henoko and Ooura bay (Japanese)"
(Okinawa Times, May 5, 2007)

Read the Okinawa Times article
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Action at the State Capitol

Okinawan delegates visited to the Capitol
on February 15, 2006

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