Now, if someone says Abe is an idiot, they can be arrested and jailed for revealing state secrets.The Special Secrets Protection Act does not come into effect for a while yet. So if you want to say anything resembling the above, feel free (and cherish that feeling) to say it now.
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
In Theory, Yes
From the comments section to "Japan Passes Draconian Secrecy Bill Into Law: Journalists, Whistleblowers are now 'terrorists'" over at Jake Adelstein's Japan Subculture Research Center: