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Can Anime and Manga make Japan a Global Superpower?

” Not only did MOFA’s 2000s soft power campaigns lack detailed planning, but also the accountability and bilateral communication that was necessary for a comprehensive soft power strategy. “

Why was Stoicism so popular in Rome?

“Stoicism’s advocacy for inner detachment rather than non-involvement makes it an attractive intellectual outlet for those who are still unwilling or unable to let go of wealth and power.”

August 25, 2021

The Legacy of Eureka: Riot or Revolution?

“Having common heritage is unifying, and for a country that is not rich in dramatic historical events, seekers of tradition were able to tailor the story of Eureka to justify their desired ideological narratives.”

August 11, 2021