[dictation]: "I apologize for the bottom of my heart for causing anguish to Assembly Member Shiomura, to the Tokyo Assembly and to the people of Tokyo by saying you should hurry up and get married, which was totally inappropriate." ~ Suzuki Akihiro youtube.com/watch?v=4Naj0vlF_6A
Family/Marriage (1 min.)
Perplexed by a perceived increase in 'konkatsu' or "marriage hunting activities," the presenter looks to government strategizing for answers.
Key words/phrases: 'kekkon katsudo' or 'konkatsu' (marriage hunting), 'makeinu' (derogatory word for professionally successful unmarried woman), 'jinko seisaku' (population policy),'kekkon sodanjo' (public matrimony agencies), 'omiai' (arranged marriage), 'josanshi' (midwife), 'kazoku teate' (family allowance), contraception, abortion, declining birthrate, mind control, indoctrination.