Beauty Pageants

Osaka's US Open win re-opens identity discussion in Japan

Sep 13, 2018

Naomi Osaka's victory in the U.S. Open has added her to a growing list of athletes, Nobel Prize winners, and beauty pageant contestants who have raised the issue of what it means to be Japanese

AP Interview: Newly crowned Miss Japan proud of Indian roots

Sep 7, 2016

The newly crowned Miss World Japan is hardly a typical Japanese woman. Being half-Indian is only part of it

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