Lingo of Rulers and Leaders

US Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton is a subject of discussion, and not just for the right reasons. Whether she is a right candidate or not is a debatable issue but her nomination is something many women are proud of. But let’s not forget what happens when women seek positions of authority. They are targeted in…

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Female politicians too face harrassment

Much has been written on the sexism that plagues corporate Japan, even as the government encourages companies to promote women into senior roles. But women face plenty of discrimination in the political sphere, too. Over the weekend, a Kyodo News survey found that 59% of female local politicians—or “prefectural assemblywomen”—reported sexual harassment from male colleagues… Some…

Following Their Footsteps

For without them we wouldn’t have been here. It’s the basics that matter – the first step- the beginning of a crusade when fighting was difficult. Now, with a job well began and half-done, we find it comfortable to further our cause. Our voice is heard. From time to time we will look at all…