Archive for July 6th, 2014

Japan Abandons Peace Constitution

Dear Friends, On July 1, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe informed the country of his Cabinet decision to reinterpret Article Nine of Japan’s Peace Constitution. The official changes will take place in fall when the Parliament comes together. The Peace Constitution has never been touched since 1947 and consequently, the Japanese are recognized throughout the world as “War-Renouncing People”. Article Nine has been a sign of Hope to the world, a sign that Constitutional Peace is possible among major countries. Continue reading