Military Sexual Assault

 

May 20, 2010  IAVA’s Jennifer Hunt Testifies on “Healing the Wounds: Evaluating Military Sexual Trauma”  

 

Rape in the Military   PBS NOW,  June 23, 2008

Female Veterans Seek Treatment for Sexual Assault   ABC News,  October 31, 2007

Military Sexual Trauma   PBS NOW,  September 7, 2007

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Issues in Okinawa and Japan

 

Yankee Go Home!

 

ABC Australia
April 1996

ABC Australia takes a look at local resentment of the US military presence in Okinawa.

This valuable archive looks back over the strained relationship between the two groups in this Southern Japanese island. Many Okinawans resent the US army presence and the pollution. The governor complains: “We cannot use our own land. We cannot use our own sky.”

Produced by ABC Australia
Distributed by Journeyman Pictures

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Boot the Bases

 

Adrian Brown
SBS | Dateline
May 10, 2010

Recently 90,000 protestors declared that US bases are no longer welcome on the island of Okinawa. If the voices of dissent continue, Japan and the US face a serious blow to their 50 year relationship.

Video Journalist Adrian Brown of SDS | Dateline provides a detailed overview of the situation in Okinawa that has been absent from most American televisions.

Produced by SBS | Dateline
Distributed by Journeyman Pictures

To find out more about Adrian Brown’s report or to read the transcript of the

SDS | Dateline feature, Japan’s Other Voices — Boot the Bases, click here.

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Reporting and Activism

 

April 26, 2010   Fued Over Okinawa  CNN

 

April 26, 2010 — Okinawa Protest against US base  PressTV

 

 

April 26, 2010  Okinawa v Obama   The Alyona Show on YouTube
Alyona discusses the rising tensions with John Feffer from the Institute for Policy Studies who works in coordination with the Japan-U.S. Citizens for Okinawa Network.

 

 

April 26, 2010 — Washington D.C protest of a new US military base in Okinawa (Japan)

● For more information about the base issue in Japan:
http://closethebase.org/

 

 

 

October 22, 2009   Japanese Want U.S. Military Out Of Japan   PBS World Focus

 

May 12, 2007 — Protest at Kadena Air Base in Okinawa Japan.

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