Freedom and democracy are thought to be the very Western value.
More than 100 years ago, young Japanese people were seeking
too. I happened to see the Empress Michiko talking about their ideal on her
birthday, and I also happened to see and visit the Folk Museum
of Itsukaichi and knew the Itsukaichi Constitution Draft while staying
Though it was quite a rare that she talked about something
related to politics, I believe that Her Majesty talked about her true feeling.
I am so happy to hear her voice anyway...