Operation Visit Japan รขโ‚ฌโ€œ February 2010 Report

Operation Visit Japan is now a month old. After the first report in January it's time for the February update on the status of my plan to visit Japan in mid 2011. Resisting the urge to splurge on anime figures, gadgets, video games and other tech goodies is a battle that I will be fighting … Continue reading Operation Visit Japan รขโ‚ฌโ€œ February 2010 Report

Japanese Assistance to Jamaica over the years

I read an interesting column in a local newspaper a few days ago written by Ken Chaplin entitled 'Japanese Assistance to Jamaica Significant'. I's a great article that details the relationship between Jamaica and Japan over the years and how Japan as a developed nation has contributed significantly to the development of Jamaica through various … Continue reading Japanese Assistance to Jamaica over the years

Study Japanese Popular Culture in College

Temple University in Japan is the largest and oldest international University in Japan. They recently anounced a new summer program called Studies in Japanese Popular Culture. Now students can study anime, manga, culture, history and other things related to one of Japans wide exported subcultures. This is a summer program I would serious consider doing … Continue reading Study Japanese Popular Culture in College

‘Rise Again’ – Haiti Relief Song Music Video

It has been less that a month since a 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck Haiti and devastating the capital city ofย  Port-au-Prince and surrounding areas. An estimated 200,000 people were killed in the main tremor and dozens of powerful aftershocks. The Presidential palace, Parliament and many other important structures were destroyed, along with countless homes and … Continue reading ‘Rise Again’ – Haiti Relief Song Music Video