Buraku Journey in Osaka – Design You Trust — Design Daily Since 2007

Buraku Journey in Osaka

A photo journey to Buraku area of Osaka by Ian Laidlaw.

The Burakumin are a Japanese minority group consisting of around 3 million people in about 6,000 communities. Their ancestors were classes as outcastes during the Tokugawa period (1603-1868) due to their occupations. They are still discriminated against today.

[Fancy_Facebook_Comments_Pro width="650"]
If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Design You Trust Facebook page. You won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

Brilliant Automotive Photography By Daniel Cali
Cyberpunk, Neon And Futuristic Street Photos Of Seoul By Steve Roe
Can Photographs Change The World? Somalia Tragedy Through The Lens Of Jean-Claude Coutausse
The Oldest Captive Orangutan in the World
"Dolls And Masks": The Wildly Strange Family Album Photos Of Ralph Eugene Meatyard
2014 Olympic Host City Sochi is a Strange Place
An Innovative Photographer Attached A Camera To A Remote-Controlled Car, Allowing Him To Capture Wild Animals
"Beyond Heaven And Earth": The Superb Travel Photography By Sergey Bratishchev
Still in Steel
Cool Vintage Photos Capture People Posing With Volkswagens in the 1960s and ’70s
The Beauty Of The Light And Shadow Photography
The Winners Of 2021 WildArt Photographer of the Year Motion Competition
Natural And Authentic Female Portraits By Tony Andreas Rudolph
Japanese Photographer Makes Absolutely Breathtaking Vacuum-Sealed Wedding Photos
"People Of The Twenty-First Century": Photographer Spent 20 Years Documenting Fashion Trends Worn By People Around The World
Flight Of Fantasy: Incredible Art Photography By Ravshaniya Azulye
Beautiful Vintage Photos Of The First Miss Soviet Union Beauty Pageant, 1988
Budapest-Based Photographer Tamas Toth Captured Croatian Plitvice Lakes As They Turned Into A Frozen Fairytale
Poetic Black And White Photography Series By Theo Peekstok
Redheads Of Czech Republic In A Photo Shoot That Will Make You Dye Hair Red
Disney Princesses Reimagined Years Later As Queens By Daughters And Mothers
The Obama Wedding Photos Will Remind You Of Better Times
This Instagram Account Points Out How Much Celebrity Faces Have Changed Over The Years
Photographer Nicholas Ku Explores Urban Asia From Above