Yuriko Koike

Maverick Politicians

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Ep 1: Yuriko Koike

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Yuriko Koike is the first female Governor of Tokyo. A former translator and newscaster, she is a woman who commands adulation. Champion of environmentalism and a fan of anime and manga; she has not been above appearing in full cosplay attire to celebrate and promote Tokyo's urban subcultures.

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