Tokyo 2020 Olympics Games president Yoshiro Mori. Photo: AFP Tokyo 2020 Olympics Games president Yoshiro Mori. Photo: AFP
Tokyo 2020 Olympics Games president Yoshiro Mori. Photo: AFP
Japan

Sexism in Japan awarded ‘gold medal’ as anger mounts over Tokyo Olympic chief’s comments

  • Human Rights Watch awarded a ‘gold medal’ for sexism to Japan after Yoshiro Mori stirred a row by saying women talk too much
  • Tokyo Governor Koike said the Games were facing a ‘major issue’ as the 83-year-old’s comments caused a firestorm of criticism

Topic |   Japan
Tokyo 2020 Olympics Games president Yoshiro Mori. Photo: AFP Tokyo 2020 Olympics Games president Yoshiro Mori. Photo: AFP
Tokyo 2020 Olympics Games president Yoshiro Mori. Photo: AFP
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