THE ASAHI SHIMBUN
July 17, 2021 at 17:43 JST
The composer behind music to be used in the July 23 Opening Ceremony of the Tokyo Olympics apologized for comments he made decades ago about the way he bullied school classmates and poked fun at people with disabilities. [Read More]
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Haruki Murakami and other writers read from books before selected audiences at the new Haruki Murakami Library.
The Asahi Shimbun aims “to achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls” through its Gender Equality Declaration.
Let’s explore the Japanese capital from the viewpoint of wheelchair users and people with disabilities with Barry Joshua Grisdale.