Julian Peters

For Julian Peters's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

What are your hopes for Japan in 2010?

| Jan 19, 2010

What are your hopes for Japan in 2010?

Yuuki Shiroma, 25 Singer (Japanese) I would hope that Japan stops being so reliant on technology and being the world leader in this field. Society seems stressed. People need to slow down and enjoy the present. Mikiko Kato, 25 Musician (Japanese) The "businessmen's generation" here should stop worrying about ...

Is Japan a good place to bring up a child?

| Jun 23, 2009

Is Japan a good place to bring up a child?

Yuki Wilson Office worker, 35 I moved here from the U.K. when my son was 4. Kids do seem encouraged to express themselves here, but in their teens they are suddenly encouraged to conform. Osamu Suzuki Programmer, 34 I have never been abroad, but I know Japan has a ...