Children play at a kindergarten in Koriyama, Japan’s Fukushima prefecture. File photo: Reuters Children play at a kindergarten in Koriyama, Japan’s Fukushima prefecture. File photo: Reuters
Children play at a kindergarten in Koriyama, Japan’s Fukushima prefecture. File photo: Reuters
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Japan nurseries mull how to teach gender identity issues after boy bullied for wearing girls’ clothes

  • The six-year-old stopped attending a school in Otsu after being mocked by classmates who called him names such as ‘boy-girl’
  • The nursery tried teaching the children about gender identity issues after the parents’ repeated pleas, but still was unable to stop the taunts

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Children play at a kindergarten in Koriyama, Japan’s Fukushima prefecture. File photo: Reuters Children play at a kindergarten in Koriyama, Japan’s Fukushima prefecture. File photo: Reuters
Children play at a kindergarten in Koriyama, Japan’s Fukushima prefecture. File photo: Reuters
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