What Japanese history lessons leave out

“Japanese people often fail to understand why neighbouring countries harbour a grudge over events that happened in the 1930s and 40s. The reason, in many cases, is that they barely learned any 20th Century history. I myself only got a full picture when I left Japan and went to school in Australia.”  - Mariko Oi, BBC News, Tokyo

read more at http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-21226068

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