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Despite protests, Japan’s ruling coalition rams through controversial war powers legislation

By Nevin Thompson Japan’s ruling coalition, led by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, cut off debate and pushed the Legislation for Peace and Security through the House of Representatives’ special committee on security legislation on July 15, 2015. This paves the way for the legislation to be passed into law later this summer. Once passed, the Legislation for […]