Tokyo Olympics chief Yoshiro Mori (above) made sexist remarks, prompting Momoko Nojo to start her #DontBeSilent campaign. Photo: Reuters Tokyo Olympics chief Yoshiro Mori (above) made sexist remarks, prompting Momoko Nojo to start her #DontBeSilent campaign. Photo: Reuters
Tokyo Olympics chief Yoshiro Mori (above) made sexist remarks, prompting Momoko Nojo to start her #DontBeSilent campaign. Photo: Reuters
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#DontBeSilent: how a Japanese student helped to bring down the Tokyo Olympics chief

  • After Yoshiro Mori made sexist remarks, Momoko Nojo launched a campaign that galvanised global outrage against the president of Tokyo 2020
  • He quit last week and has been replaced by Seiko Hashimoto, a former athlete who has competed in seven Olympic Games

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Tokyo Olympics chief Yoshiro Mori (above) made sexist remarks, prompting Momoko Nojo to start her #DontBeSilent campaign. Photo: Reuters Tokyo Olympics chief Yoshiro Mori (above) made sexist remarks, prompting Momoko Nojo to start her #DontBeSilent campaign. Photo: Reuters
Tokyo Olympics chief Yoshiro Mori (above) made sexist remarks, prompting Momoko Nojo to start her #DontBeSilent campaign. Photo: Reuters
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