This is what I’m commenting on this NYT editorial. See an image of the piece at the bottom of this post. Here is the URL: http://www.nytimes.com/2012/08/25/opinion/men-who-needs-them.html?_r=1 By now, I think everyone should hate male-bashing just about as much as sexism. I’m all for a materialist, scientific understanding of life, of the biological underpinnings of it … More Who Needs Men? Sons and Daughters.
The video clip below is something I saw on Youtube that reminded me again, again, again, (like I need to be reminded?) that Machiko’s drive to divorce and abduction is a miserably narcissistic and cruel thing to do to Rui. I didn’t want to divorce her; in the end, I wanted to live with my … More Divorce Conflict Madness – Machiko Terauchi’s Indifference to Rui
Our first 800 days. The Japanese State condones the international abduction of children upon marital breakdown or failure. By encouraging the practice of abduction, then masking parental kidnapping as “custody determination”, Japan helps to induce Japanese families to bring about the permanent separation of children from the parents who have raised them, and upon whom … More Japan Abducts Children (2)
An Update Concerning Japan’s Continuing Failure to Sign the Hague Abduction Convention by Jeremy Morley Thursday, August 23, 2012 Over the past couple of years the Japanese Government has made a succession of statements concerning its purported intention to sign the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction. These statements were quite … More Japan’s Continuing Failure to Sign the Hague Abduction Convention: The Absence of Children’s Human Rights