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In Japan, promoter of gropers is tip of right-wing, sexist iceberg

Should men on a crowded train have the right to grope women? According to a prominent right-wing writer and ally of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, the answer is “Yes.” The remarkable contention was made in magazine Shincho 45 this month. Unsurprisingly, a controversy was immediately ignited. However, what started out as a simple outcry […]