YUZAWA, Japan—In his initial campaign, Yoshihide Suga was a small-regarded applicant from a distant village in the north, seeking to get on the town council in major-town Yokohama. “I begun from zero, with no household connections or connections to the place,” he explained.
What he did have was doggedness. Right after traveling to 30,000 homes while putting on out 6 pairs of sneakers, as a colleague afterwards recalled, Mr. Suga gained the seat. Extra than three decades afterwards, the son of a strawberry farmer and a trainer is poised to become key minister of Japan, top the world’s 3rd-major economy.… Read More