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By Casey Plett

11 distinctive brief tales that extend from a rural Canadian Mennonite city to a hipster homosexual bar in Brooklyn, that includes younger trans ladies stumbling via loss, intercourse, harassment, and love.

These tales, glossy with whiskey and prairie sunsets, damn subways and missed cats, convey growing to be up as a trans woman should be fascinating, humorous, not easy, or unhappy, yet by no means will or not it's predictable.

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The FRC was aggressive under its first chair, Yanagisawa Hakuo, but less so after he was replaced in October 1999. When the Prompt Recapitalization Act expired, the FRC was subsumed into the FSA in January 2001. Though initially there was concern about the resources and expertise of the new regulatory body,9 it is now large and well-resourced. At the same time, various methods for removing bad assets from banks’ balance sheets were tried. This process of experimentation with asset management mechanisms (as the methods for taking toxic assets off banks’ balance sheets are known) was part of the eventual development of a well-developed process for handling failing banks.

First, the one substantial achievement of the 1993–4 coalition governments was a major revision of the lower house electoral system. The former system, dating back to the 1920s, was based on multimember districts and a single non-transferable vote. It was replaced by a new system, in which 300 seats are elected from single-member districts (again, with no vote transfer), and 180 (at first 200) seats are elected by proportional representation from eleven regional blocs. The original purpose of the reform was to make voters think more in terms of party and less in terms of the merits of a particular candidate, and to orient politics more towards national policy issues and less towards issues that are merely local.

The UK, from Attlee to Brown, has had twelve. By contrast Japan, from Higashikuni to Hatoyama, has enjoyed the services of no less than thirty-one. This is symptomatic of a broader problem, namely that many political leaders (ministers as well as prime ministers) were in power for too short a time to impose their influence on policy. There were exceptions (Koizumi, for instance), but it is worth noting that the previous three prime ministers lasted a year each, with September as the month when you suddenly find a new prime minister in office.

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