Anri Yoshii

Maki-Muraki

I Want to Live My Life with Excitement 〜Representative of NPO NijiiroDiversity Maki Muraki〜

Written by Anri Yoshii, Translated by Hatsune Sawada Maki Muraki, who has been researching LGBTQ workplace environments and providing consulting services to companies since founding the NPO Nijiiro Diversity, talks to us about her own life as an LGBTQ person. How did you come to establish a certified nonprofit organization, Nijiiro Diversity? In 2010, when …

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Photo Credit: Ai Masuda

Aiko Takada voices up on why health check-up at Japanese schools is problematic

By Anri YoshiiIllustration by Ai Masuda School health checkup is an essential part of the Japanese education system. However, during those sensitive years of adolescence, teenagers feel uncomfortable showing their breasts at checkups. “Regardless of the situation and the ages, we all need to be able to make the final decision on their body”– said …

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