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What war-related sexual violence against Japanese women in Manchuria tells us about democracy in contemporary Japan
At the end of WWII, numerous Japanese women who resided in colonised areas of Imperial Japan were subject to sexual violence.
There’s been a severe crackdown on the civic space in India under PM Nahrendra Modi, which has accelerated previous trends.