#005 Why is Obama So Popular in Japan?


The other day, I watched a few popular YouTubers interview Obama. It was on The White House’s official YouTube channel and the interviewers were Bethany Mota, GloZell Green, and Hank Green.
During the interview, Bethany talked about China, pointing out that when she was in China, how she felt isolated because of the internet restriction. She thought that China was not part of the ‘global community.’
‘How can we make them part of it?’ she asked.
What she said struck me as quite arrogant and very culturally inconsiderate. I was eager to hear Obama’s answer…

yuta

Japanese author, blogger, YouTuber. Talks about Japan, dating, communication, and travel.

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