To enjoy our content, please include The Japan Times on your ad-blocker's list of approved sites. At a glance, First Dash is just a regular Tokyo bar. Customers laugh and drink, their animated chatter competing with the monotonous beat of techno thumping through speakers hovering somewhere above dimmed, orange-tinted lights. The customer — a portly, balding middle-aged man in a nondescript suit — shuffles over to a table followed by a slightly built teenage lad, ruffled locks partly shielding a furtive, floor-fixed stare. Usually they are masochists who want me to be, well, you know, domineering. While some want nothing more than a bit of company over dinner, others want a whole lot more, performing acts that in some cases could be argued verge on abuse, even rape.
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I Was No Tourist: My Travels Through Tokyo's Sex Underworld
There are plenty of other places where you can cruise for sex. Amazing interactive map lists every public bath and day-use hot spring in Tokyo. So you used to go to public baths for sex? And what made you think that was appropriate? So those old guys and gals finding excuses to come out and stare whenever I stepped out of the house were actually trying to proposition me?
Late-Night Hookups in Tokyo: The Ultimate Guide
SEOUL — A South Korean court on Friday ordered Japan to compensate 12 women who were forced to work in its wartime brothels, a ruling that drew a strong rebuke from Tokyo and threatened to rekindle a diplomatic feud between the two countries. Reminders of Japan's colonial rule of the Korean peninsula are contentious for both sides, with many surviving "comfort women" — a Japanese euphemism for the sex abuse victims — demanding Tokyo's formal apology and compensation. Japan says the issue was settled under a treaty that normalized diplomatic ties, and the two countries agreed to "irreversibly" end the dispute in a deal. Download the NBC News app for breaking news and politics. Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga said Japan could not accept the court ruling and said the lawsuit should be dropped.
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