Latest posts by Keiko Tanaka
6 March 2014
Shin-Okubo, a district in Tokyo with high concentration of ethnic Korean residents, has been experiencing an escalation of anti-Korean protests by some extremely racist citizen groups in recent years.
1 March 2014
It may come as a surprise, but Japan has eight endangered languages. We interviewed Fija Byron, who is fighting to protect the language of Okinawan.
16 February 2014
"To put it bluntly, media is even less believable than a politician."
11 February 2014
Only 46.16 percent of voters went to the polls to cast their ballots for governor, the third lowest in history.
3 February 2014
1 February 2014
Susumu Inamine, who opposes a plan to transfer the US airbase from Futenma to Henoko district, a coastal area of his city, was re-elected on January 20.