Published On: Sat, Sep 9th, 2023
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Japanese media apologize for ignoring sex abuse by top J-pop agent

Japanese pop musician Kauan Okamoto wipes tears from his eyes as he sits before a microphone at a news conference about late talent agent Johnny Kitagawa

After Japan’s leading talent agency Johnny & Associates apologized on Thursday for decades of sexual abuses committed by late founder Johnny Kitagawa, local broadcasters issued rare mea culpas of their own for failing to report on the allegations for years.

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