I am Mitsuko Nakao, a webmaster of this site.
I translate speeches, for instance, speeches of Makoto Sakurai, the leader of the Japan First Party, from Japanese into English.
He made many speeches in the Tokyo gubernatorial election in 2016.
They are all excellent ones, which capture the essence of problems Japan has.
I want you to know it.
Thank you for accessing my web site.


The origin of my thought

On 15 September 2008 Lehman Brothers, the giant US investment bank, went bust. This was the moment when global financial stress turned into a full-blown international emergency. My perception of the world has changed since then. Flow of money reflects the true natures of people and organizations. Once upon a time, there was a young …