Japan http://wunc.org en Economic Downturn Creates Lonely Lives In Japan http://wunc.org/post/economic-downturn-creates-lonely-lives-japan <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="font-family: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;">When the economic bubble burst in Japan in 1991, many of its citizens lost faith in their nation.</span></p> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 16:39:42 +0000 Nicole Campbell & Frank Stasio 26064 at http://wunc.org Economic Downturn Creates Lonely Lives In Japan Artist Visualizes Hiroshima 68 Years Later http://wunc.org/post/artist-visualizes-hiroshima-68-years-later <div class="ajy"><img alt="" class="ajz" data-tooltip="Show details" id=":4n" role="button" src="https://mail.google.com/mail/u/0/images/cleardot.gif"></div><p><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: &quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;">In a little less than a month, <a href="http://www.jnto.go.jp/eng/location/regional/hiroshima/">Hiroshima</a>, Japan will reach a sad milestone. On August 6, 1945, the United States dropped one of only two <a href="http://www.history.co.uk/explore-history/ww2/atomic-bomb.html">atomic bombs</a> ever used in an act of aggression. It leveled the city, killing an estimated 80,000 people outright.</span> Tue, 09 Jul 2013 14:36:18 +0000 Alex Granados & Frank Stasio 18604 at http://wunc.org Artist Visualizes Hiroshima 68 Years Later Sayonara to Hello http://wunc.org/post/sayonara-hello <p>In 2011, <a href="http://www.stevemania.com/home.html" target="_blank">magician Steve Marshall</a> was living in Japan. That year, a deadly earthquake and tsunami struck and Marshall found it hard to get work in the aftermath of those disasters. He decided to take a magic tour across the United States to raise some cash. Fri, 31 Aug 2012 14:34:00 +0000 Alex Granados & Frank Stasio 3922 at http://wunc.org Sayonara to Hello