If there was an award for most male-on-male kisses in a mainstream music video, this idol group would take home first prize.
National government confirms legality of decision by administrators in Osaka.
It seems like moviegoers in Malaysia won’t get to see the live-action rendition of Disney’s beloved “tale as old as time” for the foreseeable future.
It may not be the first, but it is easily the largest service of its kind.
Lesbian anime fans make their picks for animated romantic companions.
Sapporo will become the largest city in Japan to recognize same-sex couples.
We spoke to an industry veteran about the rationale behind the common practice, and got an answer we definitely weren’t expecting.
We sent one of our Japanese reporters, “Rei-chan,” to the “RAAR’s Night” crossplaying event in Shinjuku. Here’s his story.
The new ad will bring tears to your eyes while revealing some interesting statistics about Japanese society.
Colorful, tropical Okinawa just got even more rainbow-friendly.
Love wins, one city office at a time.
A gaping loophole in Japan’s already grossly outdated law means any same-sex oriented part of the sex-industry can technically operate with total impunity.
Fast food empire McDonald’s took an unexpected, socially conscious turn in Taiwan recently when it produced a commercial depicting a young man telling his father that he’s gay.
Panasonic, the Japanese electronics producer and one of the Olympic Games’ biggest sponsors, announces sweeping policy changes.
The new service offers traditional Japanese wedding ceremonies to all nationalities, genders, and sexual orientations.
Dubbed “India’s first transgender band,” the Brooke Bond Red Label 6 Pack Band’s first single shows just how happy the hijra community can get with an Indian-flavored take on the Pharrell Williams hit of 2014.
On November 28, the results of Japan’s first national survey about attitudes toward gay marriage were revealed. What kind of image did they paint of the people of Japan?
Tokyo’s Shibuya Ward has been creating headlines around the world since the district first announced that it would begin issuing Japan’s first same-sex partnership certificates in the fall. Fast forward to this month, and both Shibuya and neighboring Setagaya Ward today issued their very first certificates!