‘Japan lacks such a sisterhood’: why sexual harassment victims risk being ignored, bashed or called unclean if they say ‘Me Too’

Japanese women who say “Me too” do so at their own risk.
Online comments accused Rika Shiiki of lying and being a publicity hound when she tweeted that she lost business contracts after refusing to have sex with clients. Some said that by agreeing to dine with a man, she led him on.
“The comments I received were disproportionately negative,” the 20-year-old university student and entrepreneur told a television talk show in December.
“We need to create a society…