Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollectionsShusuke Nomura
IN THE NEWS

Shusuke Nomura

FEATURED ARTICLES
NEWS
October 21, 1993 | SAM JAMESON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A prominent Japanese nationalist shot and killed himself with two pistols Wednesday while meeting the president of a leading newspaper to protest a cartoon ridiculing his political party. Shusuke Nomura, 58, who launched a campaign last year against the Asahi Shimbun, Japan's most prestigious national daily, and declared he would "stake my life" against its editorial policies, had been escorted to the meeting by his son, among others.
ARTICLES BY DATE
NEWS
October 21, 1993 | SAM JAMESON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A prominent Japanese nationalist shot and killed himself with two pistols Wednesday while meeting the president of a leading newspaper to protest a cartoon ridiculing his political party. Shusuke Nomura, 58, who launched a campaign last year against the Asahi Shimbun, Japan's most prestigious national daily, and declared he would "stake my life" against its editorial policies, had been escorted to the meeting by his son, among others.
Advertisement
NEWS
October 13, 1992 | SAM JAMESON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
An Asahi newspaper reporter shot to death, another seriously wounded. The Japanese translator of Salman Rushdie's "The Satanic Verses" stabbed to death. The mayor of Nagasaki shot and seriously wounded after he declared the late emperor "partly responsible" for World War II. The director of a movie critical of gangsters slashed in the face and neck.
Los Angeles Times Articles
|