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Nearly 100 people would have to find another job or remove their ink if the Osaka mayor's crusade succeeds.

Allie Walker
Allie Walker on May 23, 2012. @NYC_Allie

Toru Hashimoto, mayor of Osaka, starts a campaign to force all government employees to remove their tattoos, saying that tattoos can intimidate children. Tattoos in Japan have traditionally been associated with gang membership. Guardian

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Allie works in-house at PSFK as the content curator, researcher, and daily writer. A former analyst for the National Geographic Channel and OWN, all things media and advertising have her heart. When she's not busy researching the latest trends, you can find her running or updating her personal blog, JustAllie. She is also a regular contributor to Advertising Week.

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