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ζ˜­ε’Œ57年にζ₯ζ—₯γ—γŸγ‚ͺγƒ©γƒ³γƒ€η”ŸγΎγ‚Œζ—₯ζœ¬η‰Ήζ΄Ύε“‘ | Japan Correspondent since 1995. Curating articles here with varied viewpoints
Oct 11, 2019 β€’ 74 tweets β€’ 96 min read
#HAGIBIS #TYPHOON COMING TO #JAPAN

In #Tokyo's #Shibuya ward, you notice little of the threatening storm that is approaching

Until you want to get water or cash

None of the stores I visited had large water bottles (even though they bought extra stock), ATM's had people waiting #HAGIBIS #TYPHOON COMING TO #JAPAN

Apparently there also many stores where far more than water has been sold out

#Tokyo and surrounding areas seem to be getting ready for something serious

Feb 3, 2019 β€’ 7 tweets β€’ 5 min read
HAPPENING NOW IN #TOKYO

Makoto Sakurai and some twenty members of the far-right Japan First Party are getting ready to march through #Shinjuku, but are heavily outnumbered by protesters across the street HAPPENING NOW IN #TOKYO

Makoto Sakurai and some twenty members of the far-right Japan First Party are getting ready to march through #Shinjuku, but are heavily outnumbered by protesters
Oct 20, 2018 β€’ 18 tweets β€’ 9 min read
1/8 TRUTH MATTERS βš–οΈ

β€’ A conspiracy theory was tweeted by Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz on Oct 18

β€’ Gaetz claimed that a video showed men in Honduras handing out money to persuade women and children to join a migrant caravan

β€’ "Soros? US-backed NGOs?" he asked rhetorically 2/8 One of the first people to shoot holes in the Gaetz conspiracy was @travis_view in this thread