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Hong Kongers show what democracy looks like

Hong Kongers show what democracy looks like

Geoffrey Okolo September 11, 2019

he proposal of a contentious extradition bill by the Hong Kong government has stirred unrest in the region. The bill arose after a Hong Kong man killed his girlfriend in Taiwan but could not be criminally...

Higa and Shimzu explain the travesties of the internment of the Japanese communities.

Not gone nor forgotten

Sydney Jensen April 2, 2019

On March 28, the UTSA Department of History hosted a discussion about the Enemy Alien Program and Japanese-American and Japanese-Latin American internment during World War II. Grace Shimizu, the co-founder...

Dare to study abroad: A student’s journey across Asia

August 17, 2015

Robert Avila, The Paisano This summer I was lucky enough to be chosen to participate in UTSA’s three week semester immersion program at Kyoto University of Foreign Studies in Kyoto,...

Japan: Facing economic uncertainty

April 16, 2013

Will Tallent / The Paisano Japan, the world’s third largest economy, is next on the list of countries on the verge of financial ruin.Since the early 2000s, Japan has accumulated vast...

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