Author Archives: Jake Adelstein


About Jake Adelstein

Jake Adelstein is an American journalist, crime writer, and blogger who has spent most of his career in Japan. He is the author of Tokyo Vice: An American Reporter on the Police Beat in Japan.

Japan’s Shinzo Abe Quits in Bid to ‘Escape’ Potential Prosecution (The Daily Beast Aug 28, 2020)

Japan’s prime minister, Shinzo Abe, decided to resign Friday ostensibly because of his health, but also because he fears the unpleasant and unhealthy conditions of a┬áJapanese prison.

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