Japan's Nationalist Turn

From Project Syndicate RSS-Feed Fri Nov 9 2012, 05:30:16

Recent tension between China and Japan over rival claims to uninhabited islets has highlighted the rightward drift of Japanese politics. But if a moderate, non-militarist form of nationalism is harnessed to produce political reform, the results could be good for Japan - and for the rest of the world.

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