Category Archives: Feminism

Bow?… Wow! – Is Feminism Alive in Japan?

Tokyo blue boy

“DID YOU FIND everything you were looking for?” asks our friendly cashier at Trader Joe’s as my Blue Eyed man and I unload our shopping cart. Auto-replying “yes, thank you”, my interest is piqued by the gleam of a chrome bathtub chain hairband embellishing her crestfallen purple mohawk coiffure. It is most original. Why original? …