Debt slavery (also known as Debt Peonage, Bonded Labour or Indentured Servitude) is a condition in which people are forced to work to pay off a debt. This can include working for free or working for very low wages. The debt can be owed to a person, a company, or a government. In many cases, … Read more
While they may be notorious criminals, there is no denying that the yakuza are a fascinating part of Japanese culture with a long and storied history. They are unique in both their structure and their relationship to Japanese society. Even though they are in decline, it is unlikely that they will disappear completely anytime soon.