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Americans Still Greatly Overestimate U.S. Gay Population
Kazuyo Katsuma, a high-profile businesswoman in Japan, surprised the nation on Monday when she announced her relationship with Hiroko Masuhara, a prominent LGBT activist. According to the Japan Times , she had worked for big corporate firms such as McKinsey and JPMorgan before pursuing a career as an economic commentator. She has also written several best-selling books on work-life balance, self-management, and other topics, selling over five million copies. I hope this interview article will cheer up someone and trigger a change. While their relationship ended last year, Higashi still runs an advocacy group with Masuhara. Same-sex marriage remains illegal in Japan, but unions are slowly gaining acceptance. To date, there are seven municipalities that recognize such unions.
Japan’s Most Powerful Business Woman Comes Out as Lesbian With LGBT Activist Girlfriend
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Gallup has released new findings every Thursday in June. Gallup's trends, including some extending back four decades, can be found here. Gallup has previously found that Americans have greatly overestimated the U. Americans' estimate of the proportion of gay people in the U. In , Gallup asked Americans to estimate the proportion of men and women who are gay or lesbian, respectively.