How an Anonymous Blog Went Viral and Forced Japan's Abe to Respond

  • Anonymous blog post spurs parliament debate, parent protests
  • Abe pledges to offer remedies ahead of summer elections

Protesters seek an increase in the number of nursery schools in Tokyo on March 5.

Photographer: The Asahi Shimbun via Getty Images

An anonymous Japanese blogger’s tirade about failing to secure a daycare place for her child has spurred Prime Minister Shinzo Abe into action.

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