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100 Million Signature Campaign for Resolution of Japan's ‘Sex Slaves’ Issues

Categories: East Asia, China, Japan, North Korea, Philippines, South Korea, Taiwan (ROC), Vietnam, Digital Activism, History, Human Rights, Protest, Women & Gender

The Korean Council for the Women Drafted for Military Sexual Slavery by Japan has launched a new campaign to gather 100 million signatures. Their online petition [1], in eight different languages, calls on Japanese government to offer an official apology and legal reparations to the victims and asks the international community to join their cause. Over 743 thousands have already joined online.