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TKP Preview (clip): Japan’s Ethnic Myth

A large part of Japan’s national and cultural postwar identity seems to revolve around the notion that it’s a homogenous society. Actually, this may have never been true. Taiwanese and Koreans, for example, were both established in Japan long before World War II and many more have settled into Japan since 1945. And guess how many foreign-born residents of numerous nationalities are making their homes within Japan’s borders today?

Hint: a lot.

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