Stories about Japan from March, 2017
An interesting blog devoted to documenting the concrete housing projects that have been home to several generations of Japanese since the end of the war.
How is a small city in western Japan attracting thousands of tourists? Trainspotting.
"Syria is witnessing a revolutionary call for freedom and dignity for its entire people." Will Japan help?
"Anytime Nyango Star makes a public appearance it is to help Tohoku recover. The mascot isn't drumming for its personal gain but for its beloved home."
Media reports have also placed great emphasis on finding a deeper motive behind the stabbings, in spite of the perpetrator's assertion that "....It is better that disabled people disappear.”
When the Japanese government launched Premium Friday the goal was to allow workers to quit work early, and then go out and shop. But it hasn't worked out that way.
Anyone can use the artwork for any purpose, as long as they credit the original donors of the artwork, as well as the Met itself.