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The Tokyo Shimbun’s Five Challenges for Tokyo 2020 via The Asia-Pacific Journal: Japan Focus

[…] The following is a summary of the original article (located here). Tsunami Reconstruction: Some argue that the Tokyo Olympics will speed up recovery in the northeastern Japan areas devastated by the 2011 tsunami. Others fear that the infrastructure spending … Continue reading

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Tokyo Shimbun’s Devastating Critique of Fukushima Compensation Bill via Japan Focus

Aug. 03, 2011 Asia-Pacific Journal Feature On July 27, Tokyo Shimbun, a leading critic of the Japanese government’s approach to the Fukushima nuclear crisis, ran an editorial which lays bare the many contradictions and problems of the compensation bill currently … Continue reading

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