A crash course in Japanese vocabulary to help you navigate all sexualities and genders under the LGBT rainbow 🌈.
By Kelsey Lark 2 min read
The land of natto just took a huge stance on LGBT rights.
A trans lesbian was refused entry from a women-only bar in Shinjuku Ni-chome. The result? A positive step forward for trans rights in Tokyo's LGBTQ+ community.
Koji 👏 Wakaichi 👏 deserves 👏 an 👏 award 👏.
More visibility and support for the LGBTQ community in Japan was on display at this year's Tokyo Pride.
"We've effectively broken the system."
This lesbian couple is planning a trip around the world to fight for LGBT rights.
Do people come out of the closet at work in Japan and if so — how?
Shunsuke Ikezoe's bravery challenged Japan's implicit “don’t ask, don’t tell” policy.
Bar hopping through the gayest nightspot in western Japan.
Precure (Pretty Cure) reveals the newest member of their magical girl lineup — a boy.
Being queer in Japan hasn’t always been easy, but I want to be one of many voices that says it gets better.