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Putin interferes in US election. In the past the CIA interfered in Japan.

The following is a New York Times Report of October 9, 1994. In a major covert operation of the cold war, the Central Intelligence Agency spent millions of dollars to support the conservative party that dominated Japan’s politics for a … Continue reading

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Tessa Morris-Suzuki. The CIA and the Japanese media: a cautionary tale.

When Japan surrendered at the end of the Pacific War, the occupation authorities pledged to democratise the country. They carried out many reforms and introduced a new peace constitution, guaranteeing human rights and freedom of expression. The reforms had a … Continue reading

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