"For the first time ever there are now more people in the world older than 65 than younger than 5."
Tokyo is a shining example of how free market housing regulations can keep even big, growing cities affordable.
The Donald is more like The Gipper on trade policy than you think. And not in a good way.
Obvious propaganda should be labeled propaganda, obviously.
Customers lost billions in bitcoin, and former operator Mark Karpeles could gain well over half a billion.
The U.S. is warning North Korea to denuclearize or else.
Friday A/V Club: Japanese propagandists do Disney.
Progressives and the failure of massive government spending to boost jobs and economic growth
How Kon Ichikawa outdid Leni Riefenstahl
What you need to know about the year's biggest international hotspots, revolutions, and brewing conflicts.
For Gun Control Supporters, Japan's High Suicide Rate Is Much Less Interesting Than Its Low Homicide Rate
A Vox post about Australia highlights declines in suicide, a subject that a post about Japan does not even mention.
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A not very well hidden jab at China
Easy money continues
Refused to surrender
First time in 4 months
For around $13.62 billion
Uhhh, wrong continent?
The Yasukuni Shrine honors Japanese war dead, including war criminals
Chinese Cook Who Crashed Hot-Air Balloon While Trying To Reach Disputed Islands Rescued By Japanese Coast Guard
Handed to Chinese patrol ship
Partly responsible for rift between Japan and China
World War II war criminals among those honored at the shrine visited by Shinzo Abe
Breaking campaign pledge to have it removed
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited the Yasukuni Shrine yesterday
Extends over disputed islands
New faces, old controversy
Because it includes war criminals
So says the bank's governor
Drones, fighters, and destroyers among the equipment to be bought
Wants to reverse phase-out plan by previous administration
Told business leaders he had discussed the issue with President Xi Jinping