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The Japan Pulse Summer 2011

  Here’s the second in series intended to be a snapshot of Japan as it is right now.  There is no way I can be as all inclusive as I would like, but hopefully this will paint a general picture about where Japan is now.   Physically Japan just passed the six month mark since the 3/11 Earthquake, Tsunami, and Nuclear Accident.  Japan is struggling to recover, but has been hampered by heavy rains and several deadly typhoons.  Concerns over

The Japan Status – Spring ’11

  Here’s the first in series intended to be a snapshot of Japan as it is right now.  There is no way I can be as all inclusive as I would like, but hopefully this will paint a general picture about where Japan is now. Physically Japan is recovering from March earthquakes and tsunami.  The nuclear power plant is slowly being brought under control, but still poses risks.  At least one reactor has significantly melted, though it does not appear

Japan, China, and US

Japan, China, and the United States are connected in nearly every conceivable way.  You might say that there are geographic distinctions, but in the end their interests are too close together for space to matter much.   Communication and travel are helped along by technology, which further breaks down the physical barriers.  This breakdown between the three countries and other powers in the region is one of the major reasons for the increasing tensions. What are the Issues? JAPAN and the