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Japan’s Abe faces land deal attacks involving hate-speech school

How quickly the political sands can shift. Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s grip on power looked unassailable a couple of weeks ago, now he’s being hammered in parliament over the two perennial bugbears of Tokyo politicians: Comments about China and Korea, and possible shady money deals. The first one involves a school in Osaka run […]