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Nakashima Kōshō
  • Nakashima Kōshō 
  • By this author: 1 Latest posted: 2018.04.23
Writer. Born in Aichi Prefecture in 1989. Completed postgraduate studies at Chūbu University. Works include Firipin pabujō no shakaigaku (The Sociology of Philippine Pubs), written about his experience of dating and marrying a Filipina he met at a Philippine pub.
Fake Marriages and Filipina Hostesses in Japan2018.04.23

Many Filipinas come to Japan and work in hostess bars known as “Philippine pubs” to earn money and support their families. Increasingly, they arrive illegally, obtaining visas through fake marriages—a route that often exposes them to easy exploitation by unscrupulous brokers.

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