Brosnan asks why not a black or gay 007?

Aug 26, 2015

Brosnan asks why not a black or gay 007?

The next James Bond could be black or gay, argues 007 veteran Pierce Brosnan. “Sure. Why not?” the Irish star was quoted as telling men’s magazine Details when asked if he could picture a gay Bond. Brosnan said he doubted Bond producer Barbara Broccoli ...

Feb 20, 2015

Officials pull plug on teacher survey about LGBT students


The Tokyo Metropolitan Government’s Education Bureau has halted an independent survey of how junior high and high schools cater to sexual minorities, citing problems with some of the questions. The organizers, a group calling itself Respect Life: White Ribbon Campaign, mailed questionnaires to staff ...

Dec 24, 2013

U.S. Navy gives benefits to gay spouses in Japan

The U.S. Navy will provide military benefits to gay spouses stationed in Japan after previously denying dependent status to them, defense officials said. The change came after U.S. and Japanese officials agreed to an interpretation of the Status of Forces Agreement, concluding that the ...