Néojaponisme's "The Year 2014 in Japan" mega-lookback piece from multiple authors now live: goo.gl/3WNXWY
Online petition to stop the Olympics from letting Akimoto Yasushi (of AKB48 fame) produce the 2020 Opening Ceremonies change.org/ja/%E3%82%AD%E…
Your mom forces you to be an idol from age 5, you're recognized everywhere yet paid little. Then someone tries to hack off your hand.
Ladies and gentlemen, the Japanese "music industry": one fan buys hundreds of CDs for election votes: feedly.com/e/3eMhe0ed