SDHF Newsletter No.99J 110人の日本学者の反論





*開会挨拶 「日本人学者からの応答の基本的スタンスと論点」渡辺利夫(拓殖大学総長)

*声明文 「慰安婦に関する米学者声明への日本の学者からの返答


平成27年8月12日 「史実を世界に発信する会」茂木弘道

Japanese Scholars’ Reply to the American Scholar’s
Comfort Women Statement
In search of a constructive dialogue based upon facts

On May 5, 2015, 187 American scholars issued their statement on historical understanding centering around “comfort women” issue, and pressured PM Abe to express his apology in his statement commemorating 70th anniversary of the end of WWII.
The American scholar’s statement has been reported repeatedly not only in the Japanese media such as The Asahi Shimbun or The Mainichi Shimbun, but also in the media oversea.
On August 6, 2015, at a press conference held at Foreign Correspondence Club Japan, 110 Japanese scholars’ Statement rebutting the above-mentioned American scholar’s statement was disclosed.

*Opening Address by Representative of 110 Scholar’s Group:
“Basic Standpoint of Rebuttal from the Japanese Scholars”
By WATANABE Toshio, Chancellor, Takushoku University
“Japanese Scholars’ Reply to the American Scholars’ Comfort Women Statement”
In search of a constructive dialogue based upon facts

Questions are welcome.

MOTEKI Hiromichi, Secretary General
for KASE Hideaki, Chairman
Society for the Dissemination of Historical Fact