It was only in that Japan criminalised the possession of child pornography. In , she began writing about the country's long-standing problem with groping - or chikan, in Japanese - often experienced by schoolgirls on public transportation. Some men are aroused by schoolgirls because they "represent innocent and pure figures, to whom patriarchy should prohibit sexual access," says Muta, a professor of sociology and gender studies at Osaka University, over email. Many times, the abuse involved being penetrated by men's fingers. Some years later, on her first day of senior high school, she was groped on the commute home.
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