Japanese TV

Call the elephant in the blogosphere

Last month, two older men learned the hard way that saying racist things online is just as horrible as saying them in public. Teenager Neo Nakane sued a blogger who posted anti-Korean sentiments on a blog and ultimately won 1.3 million yen in damages. His lawyer said the verdict was …

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MTV’s AAPI Heritage Month show: when is it, how to watch

A coalition of celebrity actors, musicians, athletes and activists will come together this week to celebrate United States of America and the Pacific Islands Heritage Month on national television. In addition to highlighting the history and contributions of Asian Americans, MTV’s “See Us Unite for Change” special will also address …

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Japanese troll fined $ 12,000 in Netflix suicide case

Published on: 05/19/2021 – 11:06 Tokyo (AFP) A man who tweeted insults against a Japanese reality TV star after his suicide was fined $ 12,000 on Wednesday after his comments raised concerns about cyberbullying. The civil libel suit was brought by the mother of Hana Kimura, a cast member of …

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