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May Day Rally Sponsored by the National Confederation of Trade Unions

May Day Rally Sponsored by the National Confederation of Trade Unions

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Carrying union banners and hand-made signs bearing such words as “Stop” and “No,” participants in a May […]

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Job Hunt Rally in Tokyo

Job Hunt Rally in Tokyo

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Hundreds of vocational school would-be graduates are in high spirits during a prep rally for job hunting […]

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National Foundation Day

National Foundation Day

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Revelers carry portable shrines down the main street lined with chic boutiques and snazzy cafes to celebrate […]

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Tokyo Fire Department New Year’s 2013 Fire Review

Tokyo Fire Department New Year’s 2013 Fire Review

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Ladder stunts are shown by the Edo Firemanship Preservation Association during “Dezomeshiki,” or the New Year’s Fire […]

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Japanese Businessmen Pray for Better Business in 2013

Japanese Businessmen Pray for Better Business in 2013

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – A Shinto priest performs a purification ritual for a group of Japanese business persons who offer prayers […]