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3/14/2000--Sagamihara City, Japan..9 year old Sirinthon Dwangchai (girl, center) from Laos at school at the Oshima Elementary School in Sagamihara. The city was chosen as a relocation center for some 10,000 Southeast Asia refugees. Foreign children in Japan often face discrimination and bullying in Japanese schools where many Japanese still cling to their cherished ideal of Japan as a homogenous society..All photographs ©2003 Stuart Isett.All rights reserved.This image may not be reproduced without expressed written permission from Stuart Isett.