August 29, 2009

Japan set for historic elections

By: AFF Editors

Yukio Hatoyama, expected to be Japan’s next prime minister, published a strange anti-American polemic in the NY Times earlier this week. Michael Goldfarb is ticked off. Dov Zakheim says its mostly bluster. I hope so. On the other hand, we had an election not long ago where the winner turned out to be far more liberal than his campaign suggested.