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 ...

Victoria's Secret hires transgender model following criticism

Business Aug 6, 2019

Victoria's Secret hires transgender model following criticism

Victoria's Secret hired its first openly transgender model, a capitulation from chief marketing officer Ed Razek's stance as recently as last fall. Brazilian model Valentina Sampaio posted a photo of herself on Instagram, tagging Victoria's Secret. The brand hired her for a campaign for its ...