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Ep 66: Profiles in Yuuki (Aiko Tanaka, Rick Hall & Yoshi)

Ep 66: Profiles in Yuuki (Aiko Tanaka, Rick Hall & Yoshi)

After some small talk, Aiko Tanaka, Rick Hall and I jumped into the meat of our conversation about Ms Ikumi Yoshimatsu, the first Japanese woman to win the Miss International title - and her ordeals after she refused to signed with a mob-connected talent agency in Japan. Watch her brave public speech at the link below. We also spoke of the importance of “gai-atsu” (foreign pressure) and briefly discussed Jake Adelstein's Japan Times piece. I sincerely urge all of you to join the petition to fight and punish stalkers in Japan.Here's Jake Adelstein's article about Ms. Yoshimatsu and her stalker problem:http://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2014/02/01/national/war-against-stalkers-broadens-its-aimsI hope you will sign and support Ms Ikumi Yoshimatsu's petition!http://www.change.org/petitions/stalker-zero-end-the-japanese-culture-of-silence-toward-crimes-against-womenPlease follow Rick Hall @toestubber, and Aiko Tanaka @aikotanaka.The heroes...Ikumi Yoshimatsu, Norio Nishikawa (lawyer) and Jake

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