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On the one hand, you have young people who are taking matters into their own hands in the face of companies and a government who have little to offer them in return. But on the other hand, you have yo

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Yasuo Suwa, a professor at Hosei University's graduate school. He says that Japan's economic uncertainty is giving birth to a do-it-yourself mindset that could generate welcome dynamism. (Reuters)

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I think the Japanese always had the do-it-yourself mindset. the only problem is that the government keeps turning around and destroying everything. so the poor kokumin have to rebuild from scratch.

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never happen.. "do-it-yourself" individuality, taking initiative, breaking from institutionalised mindsets is a long way off for Japan.

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Cmon don't you want to have a do it yourself, individualistic mindset? Everyone's doing it!!

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