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A #Generation in #Japan Faces a Lonely #Death

To many residents in Mrs. Ito’s complex, the deaths were the natural and frightening conclusion of Japan’s journey since the 1960s. A single-minded focus on economic growth, followed by painful economic stagnation over the past generation, had frayed families and communities, leaving them trapped in a demographic crucible of increasing age and declining births.
source: https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/30/world/asia/japan-lonely-deaths-the-end.html

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The New York Times: A Generation in Japan Faces a Lonely Death (By NORIMITSU ONISHI)

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