Days after Japan's Olympics chief was forced to resign over sexist comments, the ruling party has decided to invite women to attend key meetings - as long as they do not speak. The Liberal Democratic Party proposed allowing five female lawmakers to observe its all-male board meetings. They cannot talk during the meeting - only submit opinions afterwards. The Tokyo Olympics organising committee chief had sparked a firestorm by saying women talked too much in meetings.
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