What is Nijiiro News?

Nijiiro News is a blog containing translated news articles and original resources related to sexual and gender minorities in Japan. Niji iro means “rainbow-colored” in Japanese.

This blog is maintained by Ray, a former JET Program participant (’12-’15) currently residing in the Northeast, USA.

You can contact me at ≫ ray@nijiironews.com


How to Navigate This Site

The posts on Nijiiro News are separated into two categories:

BLOG –  Announcements, reviews, and miscellaneous posts

NEWS – Japanese articles about LGBT in Japan translated into English

Resources Page

Original resources and educational posts have been organized for easier navigation on the RESOURCES page.