NEWSWORTHY

/ Aug 15, 2018

Transgender woman wins Democratic nomination for Vermont governor

Christine Hallquist won the Democratic gubernatorial nomination in Vermont on Tuesday, moving a step closer to becoming America's first transgender governor. But she still faces an uphill battle in the general election, when she is projected to face Republican incumbent Phil Scott, who has been ...

Aug 2, 2018

Eliminate bias against sexual minorities

The controversy triggered by an LDP lawmaker's article on LGBT people should be turned into a broad public discussion on what policy steps to take to eliminate discrimination against sexual minorities.

Japan to promote LGBT tourism in disaster-hit Tohoku

Jul 26, 2018

Japan to promote LGBT tourism in disaster-hit Tohoku

The Reconstruction Agency is launching an initiative in the hopes of drawing LGBT tourists to the Tohoku region as it looks to attract more foreign visitors. The agency believes that tourism information can quickly spread throughout the LGBT community once the region, which was devastated ...