No Olympics Tokyo 2020 demo
7 imagesNo Olympics 2020 demo in Shinjuku Jan. 23, 2016, in Tokyo, Japan. A group of protestors organized an anti-Olympics demonstration on Jan 23, 2016 to protest against the cost of hosting the Games and the effect it will have on the poor of Tokyo. The protesters asked for the government Abe to use the Olympics money for social spending were cut in half in the last years.
20 imagesNo Olympics 2020 demo in Shinjuku. Group of anti-Olympics organized a demonstration on June 26, 2015 Tokyo, Japan. Five years left until the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympic held. The protesters complain of increased costs for the construction of the new Olympic stadium in Tokyo, designed by Zaha Hadid. Abe Cabinet says that the situation is completely under control.