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Tokyo Olympics president Yoshiro Mori quits after sexist comments uproar – video report

Mori came under pressure to resign after he complained during a meeting of the Japanese Olympic Committee early this month that talkative women tended to make meetings ‘drag on too long’.Tokyo
Source: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/2021/feb/12/tokyo-olympics-chief-resigns-over-sexist-comments

inappropriate remarks have caused chaos, and I would like to express my deepest apologies to the members of the council and executive board, as well as the entire community,” Yoshiro Mori, a former Japanese prime minister, told a meeting of the Tokyo 2020 executive board on Friday. Yoshiro Mori issues apology, saying his ‘inappropriate remarks have caused chaos’The head of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic organising committee has resigned, a week after his derogatory comments about women triggered an international backlash.“My
Source: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/video/2021/feb/12/tokyo-olympics-president-yoshiro-mori-quits-after-sexist-comments-uproar-video-report

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