National Dec 3, 2015

Local assemblyman urged to resign after calling gay people 'abnormal'

A local assembly in Kanagawa Prefecture passed a resolution Thursday urging a 71-year-old assemblyman to resign immediately for calling gay people "abnormal" on social media. The nonbinding resolution, adopted by the Ebina Municipal Assembly, says Masumi Tsurusashi's comments were a grave infringement of human rights ...