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Techno Udon Parties Sidestep Anti-Dancing Laws

Posted by on Jul 4, 2014 in Featured, Japanzine | 0 comments

A new movement protesting the anti-dancing laws in Japan has spread from Tokyo to Osaka. Techno-udon parties which started in 2012 use the...

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A Crying, Incoherent Japanese Politician Is The Internet’s Latest Sensation

Posted by on Jul 4, 2014 in Featured, Japanzine | 0 comments

A video clip of a weeping Japanese politician accused of dubious spending on trips to a hot springs has gone viral, leaving many outraged...

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D (a)M(a)Z(ing) – Vacations on the Korean border

Posted by on Apr 17, 2014 in Featured, Japanzine | 0 comments

“… and the defector said to me ‘yes, the poor do eat the bodies of dead people.’” Ordinarily Japanzine holidays in snowy places...

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Website Of The Week: Japan’s First Black Cat Cafe

Posted by on Oct 18, 2013 in Japanzine | 0 comments

Ever since the appearance of the animal sidekick character, Jiji, in the Ghibli film Kiki’s Delivery Service, Japan has adopted the idea...

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TIP presents Into the Woods

Posted by on Mar 19, 2013 in Events, Japanzine | 1 comment

Tokyo International Players (TIP) is proud to present its spring musical production of Into the Woods, music and lyrics by Stephen...

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