• Kyodo


A Coming-of-Age ceremony for young people in the LGBT community was held in Tokyo’s Setagaya Ward on Saturday, where the participants and their family members had the chance to exchange thoughts about moving into adulthood.

Some 180 people, ranging in age from those in their teens to some in their 80s, turned up for the event, which was organized by ReBit, a Tokyo-based nonprofit group that supports the LGBT community.

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