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We would like to inform you many Essay and Opinion about the Constitution of Japan by this page =[Essay and Opinion].

Why is freedom of expression particularly important?
Noriho URABE (Adviser, Japan Institute of Constitutional Law)
April 6, 2015

Collective self-defence does not defend us!
Noriho URABE (Adviser, Japan Institute of Constitutional Law)
June 1, 2015

Why is freedom of expression particularly important?
Noriho URABE (Adviser, Japan Institute of Constitutional Law)
April 6, 2015

Spreading Article 9 in 27 languages to the world
Masanao Takeda(Chairman of Japan-Eurasia Society)
January 26, 2015

Was "war renunciation" punishment for war crime?
Historical interpretation of pacifism in Japan's constitution
Noriho URABE (Adviser, Japan Institute of Constitutional Law)
August 11, 2014

The Act on the Protection of Specially Designated Secrets
Noriho URABE (Adviser, Japan Institute of Constitutional Law)
December 9, 2013

"'Japan-US alliance' and discordance over 'the comfort women issue':"update
Noriho URABE (Adviser, Japan Institute of Constitutional Law)
September 20, 2012

"Japan-US alliance" and discordance over "the comfort women issue"
Noriho URABE (Adviser, Japan Institute of Constitutional Law)
September 20, 2012

Nuclear Power Generation and the Constitution of Japan
Shigeaki Iijima(Associate Professor, Nagoya Gakuin University)
May 21, 2011

The Codification of the right to peace in the United Nations --- the right to live in peace in the preamble of Japan constitution should be a global standard right
Jun Sasamoto (Lawyer, Secretary General of Japan Lawyers International Solidarity Association <JALISA>)
August1, 2011

Emergency and the constitution
Noriho URABE (Adviser , Japan Institute of Constitutional Law)
May 5, 2011

Rethinking arms export ban
Noriho URABE (Adviser , Japan Institute of Constitutional Law)
November 4, 2010

Ill-mannered Ploy for Constitutional Revision
Noriho URABE (Adviser , Japan Institute of Constitutional Law)
May 6, 2010

Respecting Individuals
Noriho URABE (Adviser , Japan Institute of Constitutional Law)
January 21, 2010

Missile Commotion
Noriho URABE (Professor Emeritus , Kobe University Adviser , Japan Institute of Constitutional Law)
April 20, 2009

Constitutional analysis of present crises
Yasuo Sugihara (Emeritus Professor at Hitotsubashi University)
November 24, 2008

Review of an article:"How Korean students read Japan's
Constitution Article 9"
Hitoshi Ohkawa (Director of Japan Institute of Constitutional Law)
December 8, 2008

TO: My dear Article 9 loving friends across Japan ?
Dr. Chuck Overby
November 1, 2008

"Spiritual Adventure of Article 9" to be appreciated by many people
Hitoshi Sakurai
(Former Executive Director of the NHK)
May 19, 2008

Recent circumstances of constitutional revisionism
Prof. Toshihiro Yamauchi
<Professor at Ryukoku University, Japan Institution of Constitutional Law Visiting Researcher>
April 21, 2008

Citizens have right to freely campaign in elections
Zenichiro Kono, Lawyer
February 18, 2008

"Transformation" of the U.S.Forces and Self-Defense Forces
Prof.Hideki Mori
<Professor of Ryukoku University,
Japan Institution of Constitutional Law Visiting Researcher>
November 5, 2007

SDF's operation in the Indian Ocean
Prof.Toshihiro Yamauchi<Professor at Ryukoku University, Japan Institution of Constitutional Law Visiting Researcher>
October 22, 2007

Changing Constitution is harmful, inconsistent with global trend
Noriho Urabe
Professor at Nagoya University
Japan Institution of Constitutional Law Visiting Chief Researcher
May 7 2007

Richard Armitage's 2007 Report Vows to Change 60-year-old Constitution of Japan
Prof.Hideki Mori <Professor of Ryukoku University,
Japan Institution of Constitutional Law Visiting Researcher>
April 30 2007

Losing Article 9 would be a Disaster for the entire Human Race
Dr. Charles Overby
Ohio University Emeritus Professor, founder of The Article 9 Society (U.S.A.)
July 16,2007

A Structured Policy Proposal to Realize Article 9
Akira Maeda
(Professor at the Tokyo Zokei University)
June 2007

Song of Nine
Yoshinobu Uno
(Member of New English Teachers Association)
(Committee member of Koka Internationnal Society)
June 2004

In-depth study of and further discussions on the Constitution
Makoto Ito
Director, JICL
January 1st, 2007

The Constitutional Amendment Arguments made by Mr.Masuzoe of Liberal Democratic Party of Japan's New Constitutional Amendment Drafting Committee and its Issues
Prof.Toshihiro Yamauchi<Professor at Ryukoku University, Japan Institution of Constitutional Law Visiting Researcher>
Jun 26,2006

What exactly is the Constitution?
Editorial Supervisor
Noriho Urabe
Professor at Nagoya University
Japan Institution of Constitutional Law Visiting Chief Researcher
January 2006

Analyzing Today's Society from a Legal Viewpoint
Prof. Asaho Mizusima (Waseda University)
May 24 , 2004

What is Constitutional 'amendment'?
Prof. Noriho Urabe (Nagoya University)
May 31, 2004