Same-sex couple from Japan to marry in Guam

National Sep 25, 2019

Same-sex couple from Japan to marry in Guam

A same-sex couple from Japan is planning their wedding in Guam, the first U.S. territory to recognize same-sex marriage, officials have said. Tsuyoshi Kumagai and Robert Francis Yocum have been in a relationship for 20 years and plan to have their wedding Wednesday, Pacific Daily ...

Private women's university in Miyagi to accept transgender students

National Sep 21, 2019

Private women's university in Miyagi to accept transgender students

A private women's university in Miyagi Prefecture said Saturday it will start accepting from April 2021 students who were assigned male at birth but identify as female, becoming the first private institution in Japan to admit such transgender students. Miyagi Gakuin Women's University in Sendai ...