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Buraku Liberation News

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Condemning J. Mark Ramseyer’s Paper “On the Invention of Identity Politics: The Buraku Outcastes in Japan”

Co-authored by Mieko FujiokaJoseph HankinsRisa Kumamoto and Suraj Yengde (May 2021) 

Published on The Asia-Pacific Journal Japan Focus

The Views on the Articleby J. Mark Ramseyer

The Views of the Central Headquarters of the Buraku Liberation League 
on the Articleby J. Mark Ramseyer
(2021)

Problems of the References to Historical Documents in J. M. Ramseyer, “On the Invention of Identity Politics: The Buraku Outcastes in Japan”

TORIYAMA Hiroshi,
East Japan Buraku Liberation Research Institute
(2021)

Sayama Case

Link to the  IMADR website

IMADR PRESS RELEASE

IMADR Press Release "Japan has enacted the act to promote the elimination of Buraku discrimination"(2016)

Report of the Special Rapporteur on minority issues (including report on Minorities and discrimination based on caste and analogous systems of inherited status)

Special Rapporteur on minority issues (2016)

National Consultation on 
Access to employment in the private sector, equal opportunity and Inclusion policies

NGO (2013)

The Role of the Buraku Liberation League in Building a World without Discrimination

Tomonaga Kenzo (Director, BLHRRI) (2010)

Answers to the Questions of Dien Special Rapporteur on Racism
Buraku Problems

Buraku Liberation and Human Rights Research Institute (2005)

Buraku Discrimination and I

Shigeyuki Kumisaka (2004)

Questionnaire to Non-Governmental Organizations on Discrimination based on Work and Descent

IMADR (unknown)