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Public Opinion about the Olympics Improving with Japan’s Medal Haul

As Japanese athletes keep racking up medals, support for the Games in Japan is on the rise--with some reservations.

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avatar for Mark KennedyMark Kennedy

Mark Kennedy is a native of Chicago who has spent more than 20 years living, studying and working in J...

avatar for Christian DakinChristian Dakin

Christian Dakin is a south Georgia-born writer, designer, and translator currently based out of Tokyo, Ja...

avatar for Julian DomanskiJulian Domanski

Born in England, Julian is a writer, videographer & musician living in Tokyo. When he's not drinking cop...

avatar for Yasu MatsunoYasu Matsuno

Founder of Japan Insider (Previously known as Ryu Tokyo). Japanese-born entrepreneur. Spent his life around...

avatar for Kevin MurasakiKevin Murasaki

Kevin Murasaki grew up moving back and forth between Chicago and Yokohama, Japan. Known as a "hafu", Kevi...

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Kristen is a Michigan-born, LA-based writer. She studied abroad in Japan during college and taught English ...

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