Japanese Political Parties

Watching the Japanese NHK news (in English, of course).   I used to watch it in the morning when I got up a bit earlier.  A story on the upcoming Japanese elections mentions some of the political parties in Japan.  Interesting bits:

Other stories on tonight’s news are a rare and strange road rage case outside of Tokyo this summer, and declining dental care among children in Japan.  Ouch.  Just showed a kids tooth getting pulled.