History of Taiwan Ep. 5: Japanization in Taiwan

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The Japanese colonial government promoted Japanization movement 2.0 in Taiwan as an effort to extend Japan's proper borders to Taiwan. Speaking Japanese, Taiwan's official national language at the time, and taking on Japanese names were considered trendy. We take you to learn about what motivated people on this island to go out of their way to change their names, the language they spoke, their way of life, and even as far as who they worshipped?

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