A group of protesters carries protest signs. One wears a colorful tie-dye shirt and has blue hair. The others wear white and black shirts.


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The activist group organized the largest-ever march against racial discrimination in the city's history. But a backlash soon formed as online commenters argued that the issue is uniquely American — not a Japanese one. 

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Protesters marching during a solidarity rally following the death of George Floyd, in Tokyo, Japan, June 14, 2020.


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