Debito Arudou

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Debito Arudou
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Debito Arudou
Born David Christopher Schofill
January 13, 1965 (1965-01-13) (age 51)
California, USA
Nationality Japanese
Known for Human Rights Activism
Spouse(s)
  • Ayako Sugawara (divorced)
Website http://www.debito.org

Debito Arudou was born 13 January 1965 as David Christopher Schofill (though changed to "David Christopher Aldwinckle" when his stepfather adopted him shortly after).[1] He moved to Japan where he still lives, and became a naturalized Japanese citizen in 2000. He is a social activist who tries to change the situation of non-Japanese people in Japan. Opinions about him are mixed.  

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