Fukushima evacuee Hisao Yanai stands for a portrait after returning home to his native town, Naraha, Japan, in the Fukushima Exclusion Zone, Sept. 30, 2015.
When the tsunami hit, Hisao Yanai was head of the local Yakuza (Japanese mafia) in Naraha. He says the disaster changed him; he decided to leave the mafia and dedicate himself to helping people. He now owns a Japanese pub in Naraha, but kept many symbols of his former status, including a taxi-yellow Hummer and the stuffed...more »
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