Hi Blog. Short post for today, to tell you to get my next Japan Times JUST BE CAUSE Column tomorrow, Aug 3, 2010.
Topic: DPRK Spy Kim Hyon Hui’s visit to Japan last month, and how she conned Japan out of a lot of money by using the same “victimhood” phenomenon so often used by the GOJ. Props to her, I guess, for turning the tables.
In the words of my editor, the essay “made [his] blood boil”. Good. Hopefully it will inspire some discussion. Have a read tomorrow (online and on newsstands, Wednesday editions in the provinces). Arudou Debito in Sapporo
UPDATE: Here it is: