Protesters in Tokyo Declare Black Lives Matter, but Issue of Race in Japan Remains Complicated
From online trolls to controversy over biracial celebrities, Japan's track record on race, like most countries', isn't perfect—but some hope that's beginning to change.
Japanese Broadcaster Apologizes for Offensive Animated Video About Black Lives Matter Movement
"It's unfortunate that more thought and care didn't go into this video. The caricatures used are offensive and insensitive."
Japanese People Are Reviving a 1,000-Year-Old Dish Because of Coronavirus
The cheese-like dessert known as so (蘇) was a delicacy during the Asuka period (538-710 AD) and the Heian period (795-1185).
The Coronavirus Cruise Ship Was a Disease-Spreading Hellscape
Crew members weren't quarantined, and passengers have reportedly been spotted talking to each other without masks across neighboring balconies.