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No Passion Based Consumerism For Asia

Certain Asian countries are opposing Valentine’s Day and the western capitalism seeping into their culture. People in India spoke out against public displays of affection. Meanwhile, Kakuhido protesters in Japan marched against “passion-based capitalism.” One popular Valentine’s Day custom in Japan is for women to purchase chocolate for men. http://goo.gl/tH1YFO

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