Weekly Recommended Reading

Japanese Rent-a-Families, etc.

Japan's Rent-a-Family Industry People who are short on relatives can hire a husband, a mother, a grandson. The resulting relationships can be more real than you'd expect, from The New Yorker

Loyalty, Unease in Trump’s Midwest Voters gave Trump a chance. Some remain all in. Others have grown weary of the chaos, from The Washington Post

Can Bad Men Change? What it's like inside sex offender therapy

The WASPs: Women Pilots of WWII The largely untold story of thousands of women who served as pilots in World War II, podcast from Radio Diaries