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Based in Tokyo. Studied at University of Vermont, U.S. and Aoyama Gakuin University, Tokyo for a Bachelor's degree. Interested in international relations and politics in general. Applying for Master programs for next fall.

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Latest posts by Atsushi

Puny opposition no threat to Japan's sickly government

Opposition parties comprising vocal anti-vaxxers and members making unsettlingly inappropriate comments do not appear robust enough to unseat an unpopular Japanese government in the October polls.

10 women football stars whose talent and activism are changing the game

Women footballers rise above the challenges of discrimination, sexual harassment, and unequal pay.

A media adversary's long battle with Japan's new Prime Minister Suga Yoshihide

In the days leading up Suga's to ascension as prime minister of Japan, one longtime media adversary wondered what his leadership might mean for journalism in Japan.

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