JAPAN

Japanese Fund Raising

When Eastern Japan Great Earthquake occurred in 2011, fund-raising was promoted through the internet and TV, collecting many donation. Generally speaking “The Japanese are less willing to a donation and fund-raising.” According to Charity Aid Foundation in UK, Japan ranked…

A Badminton Team in Keio University

One chilly day in February, five girls were playing badminton at Hiyoshi Memorial Hall. The sound of hitting shuttlecocks was echoing as far as the second floor. After finishing three hours of practice, each player shook hands tightly with their…

“Do You Understand LGBT?”~Part2~

The Glitter is the group, which provide opportunities where LGBT hold a wedding ceremony and give a lecture on LGBT. Mr.Hideto Sakurai, the head of this organization, is bi-sexual himself and has a qualification for wedding planer. “We will just…

“Do You Understand LGBT?”~Part1~

“LGBT” is a term for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender. Lesbian and Gay are sexually attracted to the same sex. Bisexual don’t take sex into consideration in the choice of his/her love-interest. That is, they sexually attracted to both men…

Immigration Policy in Japan

“Get out of Japan!” A hate speech rally was held in Ginza, a downtown area of Tokyo, on a cold rainy day. Japanese and foreign shoppers looked astonished, seeing both the protestors surrounded by police officers and the counter-demonstrators holding…