Ritsuko Ando

For Ritsuko Ando's latest contributions to The Japan Times, see below:

Women fight maternity harassment in the shadow of 'Abenomics'

National Sep 25, 2014

Women fight maternity harassment in the shadow of 'Abenomics'

When Sayaka Osakabe returned to work after a second miscarriage, one of the first questions her boss asked was whether she was having sex again. Despite laws guaranteeing equal opportunity and a near parity of sexes attending university, Japanese women have yet to gain an ...