Protesters hit Tokyo and Osaka streets with rallies against racism and police brutality

(www.japantimes.co.jp)

“We all know what’s happening in the U.S.,” said Nami Nanami, 28. “The same thing is happening in Japan but nobody is talking about it.”

Umm … no. The same thing most certainly is not happening in Japan. The handful of protesters in this country might know of what’s happened in the US, but I guarantee none of them know very much about it.