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Yumi Wijers-Hasegawa
JAPAN
Jun 6, 2001
Accredited online university offers access to higher education
For those who have been prevented from pursuing higher education courses by financial, geographical or time factors, the Internet may indeed be a blessing.
JAPAN
May 31, 2001
Work of Canada's 'tragic historian' now regaining spotlight in Japan
The life and work of Edgerton Herbert Norman, a Canadian diplomat and researcher of modern Japanese history who committed suicide in the 1950s amid allegations that he was a communist sympathizer, is now being spotlighted.

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Traditional folk rituals like Mizudome-no-mai (dance to stop the rain) provide a sense of agency to a population that feels largely powerless in the face of the climate crisis.
As climate extremes intensify, Japan embraces ancient weather rituals