Is Japan Leaning Towards the Right?

Pie chart from poll question on

Image captured from, modified with English caption YES/NO

In an online poll on the platform [ja] 400 Twitter users (57%) answered “no” to the question “Do you think Japan is leaning towards right-wing? [ja]” as of January 22, 2013. Users can answer online polls on by connecting to their Twitter account. The results may change over time since this question is still open.

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