This has created a situation whereby ‘Chinese’ history and culture has been inadequately interpreted by one culture (i.e. the ‘West’), through the erroneous scholarship of another (i.e. ‘Japan’), which is compounded by the fact that neither the West nor Japan are willing to admit the errors they have made…
In recent times, the New Labour Government of Tony Blair declared ‘racism’ to be a legitimate expression of freedom of speech in the UK. This has led to the ‘mainstreaming’ of racist ideology and racist rhetoric throughout the UK media, with its victims being Black, Brown and Yellow.
The distinctly ‘fascistic’ elements of Japanese racism – defined as ‘fighting spirit’ – was imported into the West as being both ‘transcendent’ and ‘spiritual’ – and presented as an example to be followed by those Westerners interested in the practice of Japanese martial arts. Overnight a number of serving or ex-serving US Servicemen sprang-up in the US wearing the white ‘gi’ and black belts around their middle.
If Japan apologised to the Chinese people and strove to make amends for their war-crimes, the world would be a better place.
The Holocaust Denial industry is motivated by a rightwing hatred not only of the Jews and other races, but primarily of the Soviet Union. Holocaust Revisionism is in fact entirely premised upon anti-Communist ideology.
Capitalists do not care who lives and who dies as long as the money keeps rolling in. The US White racists would just as soon drive their tanks over the backs of the South Koreans as they would the North Koreans – if such action would guarantee a profit.