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· December, 2009

Stories about Japan from December, 2009

Japan: 2009 Tokyo Art Scene

Japan: Things just got worse

Japan: Spread the message, translate it

A video interview [en] of Kyo Kageura, head of the project Minna no Honyaku (みんなの翻訳, Translation for all) [ja], a new translation platform that helps NGOs and NPOs to spread...

Japan: And the kanji of 2009 is …

Japan: Best & Worst of the Japanese Decade

Japan: Entrepreneurship

Japan: Peace picture books

Japan: A short documentary on Japanese Social Media

At the Medifes event, Global Voices interviewed some participants to provide an overview of the local scene through the eyes and voices of those who try to make a difference...

Japan's Companies CSR Reports

Twitter in Japan

Japan and South Korea: Prostitution

Japan: An overview of mouth watering gourmet blogs

Japanese cuisine is rich in variety and it varies a great deal according to the season and the region, and trying out food at various restaurants, so called tabearuki (食べ歩き),...

Japan: Graveyards, Golf Courses, Forests Or Farmland?

Japan: Kiko Network blogging from Copenhagen

Japan: Worst Corruption Cases of 2009

Japan: A History of Modern Japanese Literary Criticism

Michael Moore in Japan

Japan: Open government

Japan: Moving Beyond a TV Drama Production

There are some television shows that become fashion trend setters (à la Sex and the City) but what would you think if a show was designed as a vehicle to...

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