Dutch Government started back pay after more than 70 years.

AFTER MORE THAN 70 YEARS, The Dutch Government is finally starting to distribute back-pay owed to Civil Servants and Soldiers who served during WWII in the former Dutch East Indies!  Translation by Priscilla McMullen of article: “Staat keert… Read More

Book Review of Beauty is a Wound by the Indonesian novelist Eka Kurniawan

by Inez Hollander. Elizabeth Pisani, author of another great book on Indonesia that recently came out, gives us some staggering statistics on Indonesia: not only is it the home “to one in every thirty of the people on this planet,”… Read More

ON THE BI-LATERAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN JAPAN AND THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA CONCERNING THE ‘COMFORT WOMEN’

While Japan has received considerable and positive media attention with the latest agreement between Japan and South Korea, with regard to the compensation of the last surviving Korean sex slaves of the Japanese Imperial Army, this is, like… Read More

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