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Commemorating A Feminist For Sept. 28 : Japan

We thank Fumi Suzuki, the Executive Director of Space Allies, Japan for writing to us about this event conducted on Sept. 28 in Japan. On September 28, 2013, in Tokyo, Japan, we had an event for commemorating the late Dr. Sizuko … Continue reading

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A History of Safe Abortion Rights in Japan

In several countries across Asia – even those with liberal abortion laws – abortion is not considered a woman’s right. Recently, I learned that Japan is one of them. Currently, abortion is criminal in Japan except under three conditions: to … Continue reading

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