Nov 13, 2016

Racially charged incidents continue at U.S. universities

A student at the University of Oklahoma was temporarily suspended and police are investigating a threat against a Muslim student near the University of Michigan amid racially charged outbursts at schools and universities across the country following Donald Trump’s presidential election. The Associated Press ...

Government to conduct first survey on hate speech in Japan

Oct 31, 2016

Government to conduct first survey on hate speech in Japan

The Justice Ministry will conduct its first-ever survey on hate speech against non-Japanese with a view to improving human rights. The survey will cover 18,500 foreign residents randomly selected in 37 cities and wards in 16 prefectures, including Minato Ward, Tokyo; Ota, Gunma Prefecture; ...