Japan's Feminism Stumbles Over 'Comfort Women'
Tessa Morris-Suzuki's article about Asahi's fiasco. She is an active feminist who wrote lots of wrong articles about this subject. She is aware that she is also stumbling.
Other academics have been attacked in the mass media for including material referring in their classes to the forced recruitment of comfort women. Concerned public commentators on this and related issues also have become the target of vitriolic attacks by weekly magazines. Now, only one or two small and brave journals still dare to look critically at the government's denials or to publish the stories of former "comfort women" who speak of being forcibly recruited.