Japan News This Week 24 December 2017

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Summary: 今週の日本 For Kitasan Black, the Finish Line Draws Near New York Times Scientists Say Japanese Monkeys Are Having 'Sexual Interactions' With Deer NPR Drive Through Funerals in Japan BBC LDP divided over how far war-renouncing Article 9 should be changed The Mainichi Japan buys US missile defence system to counter North Korean threat Guardian Two Faces of the Hate Korean Campaign in Japan Japan Focus Last Week's Japan News on the JapanVisitor blog Statistics The percentage of undergraduate female students at Tokyo University is 19%. At Japan's number 2 school, Kyoto University, the percentage of women is 22%. Source: Kyoto University HP Data At Harvard and most elite colleges in the US - except for MIT, CalTech, etc. - the trend in the last two decades has been the opposite direction. Harvard's undergraduate student body is 53% female. Source: College Vine © JapanVisitor.com