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Japanese Magazine That Published Anti-LGBT Screed Did It for the Money, Says Writers

News   By Jay Andrew Allen  ·  September 28, 2018 • Tagged with news, LGBT, politics, government

The magazine that published a politician's piece calling LGBT people "unproductive" halts publication as some Japanese experts decry the publishing industry's drift to the far right.

Politician Sugita Mio kicked up a huff this week by labeling LGBT relationships

News Japan: 5,000 People Protest After Politician Calls LGBT Couples "Unproductive"

News   By Jay Andrew Allen  ·  July 27, 2018 • Tagged with news, politics, government, LGBT, society

Politician Sugita Mio kicked up a huff this week by labeling LGBT relationships "unproductive."