LDP member under fire for belittling student protesters

Aug 4, 2015

LDP member under fire for belittling student protesters

A Liberal Democratic Party lawmaker is in hot water over a recent tweet that branded students protesting against the Abe administration’s security legislation as “self-centered” and “extremely selfish.” Takaya Muto, 36, said on Twitter last week that members of Students Emergency Action for Liberal ...

Jul 27, 2015

LDP to submit new stadium policy by mid-August

The Liberal Democratic Party will propose a new policy and concept for the National Stadium before the Bon holiday period in mid-August, according to a senior LDP official. Tomomi Inada, head of the party’s Policy Research Council, said on a political talk show Sunday ...