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LABOR PAINS

Japan Times
JAPAN / LABOR PAINS
Feb 12, 2004
Osaka firms turning to foreign workers
OSAKA -- The Imazato district of Osaka has long been home to a large concentration of small and midsize enterprises.
Japan Times
JAPAN / LABOR PAINS
Feb 11, 2004
More support needed for foreign laborers
When Roseli Okuyama came to Japan from Sao Paulo in 1990 and began working at a plastics manufacturing factory, she had planned to stay for a year and then move to Europe.

Longform

Historically, kabuki was considered the entertainment of the merchant and peasant classes, a far cry from how it is regarded today.
For Japan's oldest kabuki theater, the show must go on