Signs adorned the barbed-wire fence leading to Camp Schwab Saturday, the 10-year anniversary of the start of a sit-in protest seeking to block the expansion of the base. (Matthew M. Burke/Stars and Stripes)

On Okinawa, celebrating a tradition of protest

News
April 23, 2014

CAMP FOSTER, Okinawa — It seems as though a lifetime has passed since Takekiyo Toguchi and his wife, Chikako, began protesting the move of Marine Corps Air Station Futenma to Camp Schwab in Okinawa’s north.

It began shortly after the...

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Viral video: 'Royal Maces' Navy fighter pilots

News
April 23, 2014

YOKOHAMA, Japan — A high-definition video of U.S. Navy fighter pilots swooping between snowy mountains and skimming the western Pacific Ocean has gained more than 135,000...

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Send a congratulatory note to the Class of 2014!

Education
April 21, 2014

High school graduation is a special time, and Stars and Stripes is pleased to once again be putting together our annual Grad Tab, highlighting information on all of the Pacific DoDEA high schools and their graduating classes.

This is...

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