...throws some people to the wolves to keep the wolves happy...and the sheep scared.
First time I've heard Japanese society described as matriarchal rather than patriarchal though. Care to expand on that?
"...The company employee and four pilots remain in custody while the flight attendants were released after questioning. "
It notes a 216,000 euro and 66,000 dollar increase in the airline official’s bank accounts between Oct. 16 and Dec. 26, 2019.
“It’s our suspicion that we will probably be shipped over there in a matter of days. There is no surprise here what is going to happen. They are clearly going to torture us,” Michael Taylor told WBZ in a phone interview from inside the Norfolk County Correctional Center where he and his son Peter have spent the last nine months.
An American father and son accused of helping former Nissan Motor Co Ltd Chairman Carlos Ghosn flee Japan while awaiting trial on financial charges were on Monday handed over to Japanese authorities for extradition from the United States, their lawyer said. [...] "This is a sad day for the family, and for all who believe that veterans deserve better treatment from their own country," he said in a statement. The U.S. Justice Department and the U.S. State Department declined to comment.
De oppresso liber, he answers, quoting the motto of the Special Forces. He was liberating the oppressed.