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In Fukushima, An Electronics Maker Bets On Farming Inside Factories

FUKUSHIMA — In 1970, electronics company Panasonic inaugurated a factory in the Japanese city of Fukushima to assemble radio sets. In the 1980s, when Japanese electronics were at their peak, the ...

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In Japan, A Troubling Link Between Samurai Spirit And Workaholics

A stressful Japanese work culture is deeply ingrained in the country's mindset, with historic...

Japan

Crazy Killers, Bernie On Board, Tall Dutch

SPOTLIGHT: MASS KILLINGS AND MENTAL INSTABILITY A knife-wielding man killed 19 people in their ...

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From Japan, Unpacking Miyake' Pleated Revolution

Hiroshima-born designer Issey Miyake has spent his career creating garments that challenge sizing...

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Obama's Hiroshima Words, Video Horror, Two Bees

SPOTLIGHT: BREXIT LANDS IN JAPAN Why would Shinzo Abe care what British voters think about Europe? The Japanese Prime Minister, currently hosting the G7 summit, ...