『きんしんかん:性加害のニワトリとたまご』

ある本がきっかけで、逃げるように東京に移住した日系アメリカ人の斎氣心。初めて心を開ける人に出逢うも、彼にDVをしてしまう。確執が長年ある母親のような自分に絶望した。原因は、母の「躾(暴力)」と女性ホルモンだと考え、低容量ピルYAZを服用したが、副作用で臨死した。古今東西の代替医療による精神治療を試行錯誤する中、幼児期に父親から受け始めた猥褻を自覚する。それでも問題が雪だるま化するため、両親に虐待の事実を問いただした。しかし己の被害を自他に明示できた瞬間、自分もきょうだいに性的加害をしていた記憶が蘇り...

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【7】Incest in Japan: My Dad's Obscene Behaviors

For most of my life, I was in denial that my dad was a sick child molester, to say the least. He "groomed" me well and I played the role of "daddy's little girl" well into my adulthood. But as I have slowly but surely come to realize and a…

【7】Incest in Japan: How My Dad Molested Me at Four

In the middle of the night, while I was sleeping between my parents in their bedroom, I woke up to an uncomfortable feeling and found my father's hands inside my underwear, stroking my mons pubis. It felt so uncomfortable but I gave my fat…

【7】Incest in Japan: How I Became a Perpetrator

The who, what, where, when, how, and why I became an incest perpetrator. 1. The First Offense 2. Vandalized His Genitals 3. Trampled His Genitals 4. Poked Fingers into Anus 5. Calling Him "Gay" 1. The First Offense The first offense was wh…

【24】Incest in Japan: Why it has Never been Illegal

Japan's current penal code was amended in 2017 for the first time in 110 years to stipulate stricter penalties against sex offenses. But there are still so many loopholes for perpetrators and do little to protect victims, it's appalling. I…

【24】Incest in Japan: Rapist Father Found "Not Guilty"

Japan's sex crime law was revised in 2017 for the first time in 110 years*1. And yet it is still full of loopholes for the perpetrators and is continuing to torment victims. Father Who Raped His Teenage Daughter Found "Not Guilty" Reversed…

【23】Incest in Japan: The Age of Consent is 13

Japan's sex crime law was revised in 2017 for the first time in 110 years. And yet it is still full of loopholes for the perpetrators and is continuing to torment victims. The Age of Consent at 13 & Statutory Rape My Opinion The Age of Con…

【22】 Dear Mark Laita,

Hi Mark, My name is Cocoro, a 39-year-old Japanese American childhood incest survivor from Long Island, NY, currently based in Tokyo. I am contacting you because I'd like your permission to translate some of your interviews on Soft White U…

【24】Dear Edward Blackoff,

Dear Edward Blackoff, My name is Cocoro, a 39-year-old Japanese American childhood incest survivor from Long Island, NY, currently based in Tokyo. I am contacting you because I'd like to translate your documentary Incest: Family Tragedy in…