Japan lawmaker slammed for calling childless people selfish

  • In this June 25, 2018, photo, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, right, and top Liberal Democratic Party lawmaker Toshihiro Nikai, left, attend their party’s meeting in Tokyo. Nikai, a senior Japanese lawmaker has sparked uproar after calling people without children as selfish, a latest comment by leading members of Prime Minister Abe’s party urging women to have babies and spend more time with them.(Toshiyuki Matsumoto/Kyodo News via AP)

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