From Satoko Norimatsu at Peace Philosophy Centre, "Okinawa's Voice Reconfirmed and Reinforced:"
Latest Mainichi Shimbun poll:
84% of Okinawans oppose a new base construction in Henoko.
Support for Hatoyama: 8%
(drop from 63%, in November 2009)
71% don't think Marines are needed in Okinawa
15% think they are needed.
50% think US military bases in Okinawa should be reduced, and 41% think
they should be removed.
55% think Japan-US Security Treaty should be changed into a Peace Treaty,
and 14% think it should be abolished. 7% think it should be maintained.