Japan Self-Defense Forces

Support Japan’s Self-Defense Forces at A “Best Body” Contest in Tokyo This 2018!

Japan is undeniably one of the countries that produce beautiful faces and bodies in the world. The admiration for such beauty is seen in several Japanese events and cafes dedicated to it. This 2018, an event called the “Jieitai Best Body Contest” will take place in order to recognize the beefcakes of the country’s Self-Defense…

Behind the Constitution: 3 Reasons For and Against Japan’s Rearmament

After the end of World War II, and under occupation by a foreign military, Japan wrote a new constitution. One of the most controversial parts of the new constitution is Article 9 which states: “ARTICLE 9. (1) Aspiring sincerely to an international peace based on justice and order, the Japanese people forever renounce war as…

3 Cute Japanese Mascots of Not–So–Cute Organisations

Japan is undeniably a country featuring hundreds or even thousands of characters nad mascots. Whether be from Japanese anime or video games, some of these characters are a hit and even made it outside of Japan. Aside from those characters, there are also grand prix competitions to rank the most famous characters or mascots representing…