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  • Crime is rife amongst Japan’s angry elderly
  • Crime is rife amongst Japan’s angry elderly
    Bill (2008) ©
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Crime is rife amongst Japan’s angry elderly

In Japan, kireru rōjin means “old people who are easily angered”. This group is growing rapidly, as the current social climate combined with the differences between older and younger generations generates hostile feelings amongst Japan’s rapidly ageing population.

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