Japanese censorship of the press has increased

Japan’s freedom of the press rating has fallen from 12th best to 72 in recent years in response to a government pressure on large newspapers and complicity in censorship by the newspapers.  Under Abe there has been a slide from freedom which is mirrored in the rest of the world.
https://www.google.com/amp/foreignpolicy.com/2016/05/27/the-silencing-of-japans-free-press-shinzo-abe-media/amp/

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