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Tokyo Olympics: Controversy after Russia’s uniforms have been revealed

Last December 2020, it was announced that Russia will be banned from the Tokyo Olympic Games by the Court of Arbitration for Sport. After having been the…

Ghibli Park: a life-size fantasy World

If you appreciate Japanese culture and more particularly its animated films, you’re probably familiar with Studio Ghibli’s filmography. The studio's films such as Spirited Away, Howl's Moving…

Checking out a Tokyo baseball game

Attending a Japanese baseball game has been on our Japan bucket list since we arrived in Tokyo almost three years ago. Finally, on May 18, we crossed…

A night at the Robot Restaurant

Let’s talk about the Robot Restaurant, a tourist attraction that has gathered many of the intensely Japanese elements of Tokyo and rolled them up into a tightly…

Japan's Internationalization and the English Language

SNA (Tokyo) -- David Satterwhite explains the successes and failures of Japan's internationalization, especially its struggles with the English language. Camera and video editing: Sam King. Series…

Japanese Banks and the Dakota Access Pipeline

SNA (Tokyo) -- Activists call on three major Japanese banks to disinvest from the Dakota Access Pipeline.

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