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Article Image, Corbett

An extraordinary thing happened this week: Taro Kono, Japan's Defense Minister, got up and announced that the Japanese government would be halting its plan to deploy a new, multi-billion dollar missile defense system.

Article Image, by Jacob G. Hornberger

We all know that Japan's attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, gave rise to U.S. involvement in World War II. But how many people ask an important question: Why did Japan bomb Pearl Harbor in the first place?