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Subject:  Re: Local Swiss Determine Citizenship in Switzer Date:  1/18/2018  5:29 PM
Author:  tjscott0 Number:  529800 of 601251

Heck of a recipe for cultural purity. The mob around here would go wild expelling people that "didn't fit in".


Yep. And what about Japan that places not only cultural but racial purity high in importance.
One of the more prominent victims of Japan’s ingrained discrimination is Ariana Miyamoto, who represents Japan in the 2015 Miss Universe competition. Miyamoto, the daughter of a Japanese mother and an African-American father, is categorized as hafu, a Japanese term and bastardization of the English word half, indicating someone who is mixed race.

Growing up in Japan, Miyamoto found her skin tone and curly hair caused others to shun her; classmates and their parents referred to her as kurombo, the Japanese equivalent of the N-word.

Reactions from the Japanese public have been less than kind. Posts on social media read, “Is it OK to select a hafu to represent Japan?”; “Miss Universe Japan is…what? What kind of person is she? She’s not Japanese, right?”; and “Even though she’s Miss Universe Japan, her face is foreign no matter how you look at it.“

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