Human trafficking is just as much a problem in Japan as it is in other countries. One American woman has decided to fight it and she hopes you will, too.
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Shindo and taikobics give personal fitness regimes a Japanese twist with kendo moves and taiko drumming.
Is it possible to hitchhike in Japan as a woman? Yes, and easily so, as Hanako Montgomery found out this past winter.