Females frequently frustrated in Japan
Dr Kunio Kitamura, the chief of the research center at the Japan Family Planning Association, enlisted the assistance of condom maker Jex to administer a sex survey among 6,961 people. Shukan Jitsuwa was particularly intrigued by the answers from the female participants.
Japan's Yokohama, Ikebukuro sex businesses to engage in price war
Businesses and eateries along the Tokyo Metro Fukutoshin Line are expecting an upswing in activity once the line merges with the Tokyu Toyoko Line at Shibuya Station on Saturday. The theory is that the union will attract riders seeking another direct connection between major hubs Yokohama and Ikebukuro.
Japanese females under 18 in demand for innumerable illicit endeavors
The busts in January of massage parlors featuring high-school girls has shed light on the various other workplaces that staff females under 18 years of age, reports Spa!. “First, we’ll send them to entertainment production offices,” says a scout specializing in girls under 18.
Escaping the shackles: A Filipina's story
The woman, the caretaker associated with the home, is now mobile. Anywhere but the Philippines is the better option. The struggling mother, always with her children’s future in mind, cannot bear to see her children go hungry. So she seeks beyond the scarcity she sees. In her dreams, that future can never be built in our own land.
American teacher in Japan under fire for lessons on Japanese discrimination
Miki Dezaki, who first arrived in Japan on a teacher exchange program in 2007. He taught English, explored the country and chronicled his adventures on social media, most recently on YouTube, where he gained a following for videos like “Hitchhiking Okinawa” and “What Americans think of Japan.”
The “labia pride” movement
Underneath a self-portrait snapped of the ruffly pink flesh in-between her legs, a woman writes, “I am 23 and so embarrassed of my labia that I still have never shown it to anyone — to a guy or even a doctor!” It’s a post submitted by an anonymous reader on the Tumblr “Large Labia Project.”
Japan to outlaw possession of child porn
Japan is to bow to international pressure and ban the possession of child pornography, although the new law is expected to anger child welfare groups by exempting manga comics and animated films.
Porn makers arrested in Japan
Japanese police have arrested five porn
movie producers and a member of an industry
self-censorship group on charges their films were too
graphic, police said Monday. 7-3-2008
The sordid tale of the Kawasaki love hotel murder
A Kanagawa Prefecture
man is now in custody awaiting trial for murder in what
appears to have been a case of "love hotel rage,"
according to Shukan Asahi. Yasuji Baba was arrested
earlier this month for the murder of 21-year-old Sumire
Abe, a coworker at the same high class love hotel near
an exit on the Tomei Expressway in Kawasaki.