Osaka

1990: Worker insurgency in Osaka

You must help yourself: Neo-liberal geographies and worker insurgency in Osaka.

The Depression and the liberation of Kamagasaki (1973-1978)

A pamphlet in Japanese and English about the Kamagasaki area of Osaka.

The Depression and the liberation of Kamagasaki (1973-1978)

A pamphlet in Japanese and English about the Kamagasaki area of Osaka.

1990: Kamagasaki riot (video clip)

A ten minute video clip of news footage from the Kamagasaki riot in Osaka, Japan 1990. For information about the events, see 1990: Worker insurgency in Osaka.

Life in the Yoseba - Kobayashi Kengo

Osaka park eviction

human chain

Resistance to the evictions of Osaka's homeless community in Utsubo park and a protest at City Hall. See also our news coverage

Osaka homeless evictions meet resistance

A tent village in Utsubo park, Osaka was evicted this month to make way for an international rose festival.

Japan: Osaka's homeless resist evictions

The Osaka Municipal Government is today removing homeless communities from two of its parks in preparation for the World Rose Convention.