Chizuka Oe and Yoko Ogawa have been together for 25 years, but when they submitted their marriage registration at a Tokyo town hall they knew it would be rejected. But lawyers for the plaintiffs and other legal experts counter that there is nothing in the constitution that would prohibit same-sex marriage. They argue the language of the postwar constitution is only meant to ensure equality between prospective spouses and prevent forced marriages.
Jump to navigation. Internet celebrities are hot right now. Unlike TV hosts, they give us a sense of reality, of proximity, we feel closer to them since we can directly talk to them.
Below are the words of our Japanese Gay Dictionary that we will expand in new editions. If you know any more, please, contact us. But first some information about the language and where it is spoken.
Your 12 year old is showing, and cliche-ing all over my TV. They made Ebineezer Scrooge gay. Low blow, SNL.
Are you ready for one of the most comprehensive anthologies of Japanese gay manga available in the English language? Published by Fantagraphics Books and designed by Chip Kidd, "Massive" is a groundbreaking work that immortalizes an often over-looked corner of the queer art world. The Huffington Post: Why did you decide to embark on this project?
Well, perhaps if the story had been more rooted in reality we could have seen that happen. As it turns out, pre-modern Japan was exceptionally accepting, even encouraging, of male homosexuality and bisexuality. Much like that time we found out that bushido is actually modern-day made-up bullshitthis might surprise you.
Have you been? What did you think? Last Autumn, I visited a sex club called Lab. Oratory, and also visited Berghain beside it.
Last week, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of marriage equality and Prideful folks spent a rainbow-draped weekend in celebration. People are optimistic. For now.