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Trump shocks Japan’s American expats into action
Established political groups see a surge in interest while new organizations form to meet demand.
Japan’s Filipinos heed Pope Francis’ call to action on refugees and climate
Pontiff’s emphasis on mercy for migrants and warnings about climate change resonate with the community in Japan.
Christmas in Tohoku with OGA for AID | Kyoto Journal
What one child called a “dark wall” rising from the sea crashed down on Minami-Sanriku, destroying the city hall, and washing away everyone and everything in its path. People’s lives were turned upside down. Relatives and friends died. Houses were torn apart. Businesses and employment floated out to…
Kyoto Journal Digital Issue 78 | Kyoto Journal
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Filipinos in Japan call for acceptance with new film
Documentary presents stories of women helping in Tohoku, working in health and education — and putting down roots.
Fukushima Activist to Visit Hawaii
Filipino academic community in Japan unites to aid typhoon-hit homeland
Reggy Figer saw the news. A rapidly intensifying typhoon was heading towards his family in Tacloban. Concerned and nearly 3,000 km away in Nagoya, Figer se