Japanese History

From Incident to Invasion to Pearl Harbor

By: Mark Loproto

Not long after World War I ended, Japan was quick to revisit its quarrels with China. The tense cultural history between the two nations has often resulted in conflict. After... Read More

Mitsuo Fuchida’s Battle Map

By: Mark Loproto

Mitsuo Fuchida, the man who led the Imperial Japanese Navy’s Striking Force at Pearl Harbor, was also responsible for the overall coordination of the attack. Though Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto planned the attack up... Read More

Japanese Internment: A People Locked Away

By: Joe Hyeon

A five-year-old sat on a train with his family. He was on an adventure, not understanding why the people around him were crying. As far as he knew his family... Read More