Declining Birthrate, SNS, dual incomes…Why is there criticism of “people with children”?

Declining Birthrate, SNS, dual incomes...Why is there criticism of "people with children"?

There is no end to the phenomenon in which people who are raising children are criticized and criticized for being called “parents” on social media (SNS). As Declining Birthrate continues to decline, Takushoku University professor Kazuma Sato (family economics), who has one child, worries that “this could discourage people who wish to get married and

Large-scale power outage across Miyakojima, Okinawa, affecting 25,500 homes with no hope of recovery

Large-scale power outage across Miyakojima, Okinawa, affecting 25,500 homes with no hope of recovery

At around 3:10 a.m. on the 25th, a large-scale power outage occurred throughout Miyakojima City, Okinawa Prefecture. According to Okinawa Electric Power, as of 9:30 a.m. on the same day, approximately 25,500 households, or almost all of the city’s households, were still without power, and there is no prospect of restoration.  Miyakojima City supplies electricity

Release of treated water causes headwinds for Japanese cosmetics, what happened to China’s boycott movement

Release of treated water causes headwinds for Japanese cosmetics, what happened to China's boycott movement

Negative posts about Japanese cosmetics are decreasing on Chinese social networking sites (SNS). The discharge of treated water from the TEPCO Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant into the ocean, which began in August 2023, not only caused China to completely suspend imports of Japanese marine products, but also created a strong headwind for sales of

Former Johnny’s protests to BBC, president Higashiyama’s statement “intentionally distorted”

Former Johnny's protests to BBC, president Higashiyama's statement ``intentionally distorted''

On the 25th, SMILE-UP. (formerly Johnny’s Office) lodged a strong protest against the British BBC broadcast for intentionally distorting and broadcasting President Noriyuki Higashiyama’s statements on a program that took up the issue of sexual assault, and issued a correction. He announced that he had sent a letter requesting an apology.  Smile Inc. claimed that