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Kitakyushu City Fights Back Against C19 Discrimination

Kitakyushu City released an animation clip to discourage new coronavirus-linked discrimination. Biased views and maltreatment of infected people remain a nationwide issue, and the city reminds people of the possibility of becoming infected themselves and the need for compassion for others. The Youtube clip features Momomaru-kun, a character created by local manga artist, Mutsumi Hagiiwa. Source: NHK / Kitakyushu City

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Published: Jan 22, 2021 / Last Updated: Jan 22, 2021