Since the summer of 2021, a slight uptick has been seen in media attention to child abduction and termination of parental rights in Japan. This was due to the hunger strike held outside of the principal entrance to the Olympic village, built in Tokyo for the delayed 2020 Olympics. Vincent’s strike brought visibility to a … More Japanese Press Touches the Untouchable 仏・日本人妻に逮捕状「子供連れ去った疑い」 Arrest warrant for Japanese wife in France: “Suspected of taking children”
Who is your father, and where did you come from? “Don’t ask; don’t tell.” … More ‘Anerkennen’ & Call Me!
There are tens of millions of people here now who do not have food on the table. Although this is our most pressing concern alongside a laundry list of others, I nonetheless want to remind the world of the painful loss of love that our sons and our daughters have suffered. Here is a song … More For All Bereaved Parents
For Jacque Today, a burial. One of life’s grievous sorrows. Death came for my mother in 1992. She left too soon, scarcely a year longer on Earth than I am now. We were, she and I, the youngest of the respective households in which we grew; so her early exit seemed abrupt and unfair. All … More A Death in the Family