Oct 15, 2021
This week: Isaac spends 30 minutes unpacking the 400+ page ramblings of a cranky retiree who died about 200 years ago, but whose polemics against his own society have a remarkable amount to teach us about one of the most important moments in Japanese history.
Oct 1, 2021
In just three years, Ozawa Ichiro managed to guide the DPJ from
defeat to one of the most smashing victories in Japan's political
history. How did he do it? And why, despite the fact that he was
the one who set the stage for this victory, did he never end up
serving as the prime minister in the aftermath?