Kat Joplin
Kat Joplin
Freelance Writer

Mx. Joplin is a translator and writer, often covering LGBTQ topics for online publications such as GPlus Media and Tokyo Weekender. In 2019, they provided English translation and subtitling for Taiki Sugioka's award-winning documentary, You Decide (息子のままで、女子になる), following transgender architect and activist Sari Kaede Hatashima.

They graduated from Stanford University in 2015 with two bachelor’s degrees: one in English and another in Japanese studies. Currently, they are in a master’s program at Waseda University GSICCS, studying the role of local queer culture and neocolonialism in Tokyo’s drag scene.

They perform as a drag queen under the stage name Le Horla.

7 Actions to Better Support the LGBTQ+ Community in the Workplace

We finally seem to be entering an era where more people at different levels of influence have the common goal of making their workplaces more welcoming. Here are seven actions to question, improve, and reframe company policies to better support the LGBTQ+ community in the workplace.
We finally seem to be entering an era where more people at different levels of influence have the common goal of making their workplaces more welcoming. Here are seven actions to question, improve, and reframe company policies to better support the LGBTQ+ community in the workplace.