This is a new weekly rubric on Kitsune’s Thoughts that covers various news and resources I found recently.
The Nanking Massacre was a war crime committed by the Japanese military in Nanjing (Nanking), a former capital of the Republic of China, in December 1937. According to the International Military Tribunal for the Far East, estimates made at a later date indicate that the total number of civilians and prisoners of war murdered in Nanking and its vicinity during the first six weeks of the Japanese occupation was over 200,000. (Wiki)
A film by Japanese director Satoru Mizushima searches for the “real truth” behind the Nanking Massacre. Read the rest of this entry ?