Stories about Japan from April, 2018
For many Japanese people, the return of the swallows is something to look forward to, and an experience to treasure.
“Power harassment”, which includes verbal intimidation, emotional abuse, and forcing employees to work overtime with no pay, and “karoshi“ (or “death from over-work”), are becoming real perils in Japan.
About our Japan coverage
Nevin Thompson is our Japan editor. Email him story ideas or volunteer to write.