Voices in Japan

Opposing High Heels at Work and the Progress of Female Working Conditions

May 27, 2020 Episode 70
Voices in Japan
Opposing High Heels at Work and the Progress of Female Working Conditions
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Voices in Japan
Opposing High Heels at Work and the Progress of Female Working Conditions
May 27, 2020 Episode 70

Today, special guest Keiko joins Ben and Burke on the podcast. She talks about the #kutoo movement, which was about women opposing the need for wearing high heels in the work place, and happened towards the end of 2019. She shares her insights into the impact that #kutoo has had on the working environment for Japanese women, dress codes at work and schools, discrimination, sexual harassment, gender roles and expectations, and much much more.

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Show Notes

Today, special guest Keiko joins Ben and Burke on the podcast. She talks about the #kutoo movement, which was about women opposing the need for wearing high heels in the work place, and happened towards the end of 2019. She shares her insights into the impact that #kutoo has had on the working environment for Japanese women, dress codes at work and schools, discrimination, sexual harassment, gender roles and expectations, and much much more.

Support the show

Website:

https://www.voicesinjapan.com/

Follow us and check out our other content:

https://twitter.com/voicesinjapan

https://www.facebook.com/voicesinjapan/

https://www.instagram.com/voicesinjapan/

Get in touch: 

voicesinjapan@gmail.com