...thousand protestors in Okinawa.
Twice as many as organizers had hoped for.
Nearly 10% of the prefecture's population.
You may not be Education Minister anymore Ibuki-san...but these folks have delivered a verdict upon one of your pet projects while you were the minister.
The succint version of the message is, "Shove it."
For more on see:
Okinawa residents protest over Second World War history textbook amendment.