Tomohiro Osaki

Tomohiro Osaki is a staff writer in the Domestic News Division. A graduate of Sophia University in Tokyo, he likes to explore under-reported realities of Japanese youth, with a tendency toward the taboo.

For Tomohiro Osaki's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Wakayama youth group urges teens to 'end voting virginity'

Jul 8, 2016

Wakayama youth group urges teens to 'end voting virginity'

End your virginity while you are still a teenager. So urges a Wakayama-based group of youths distributing contentious flyers that have gone viral on social media over the past few days. The flyers, punctuated with witty catchphrases and occasionally risque jokes, are part of ...