About This Site

This is an English translation of Kimiko Nezu's 'going to work under suspension' journal. Kimiko Nezu, a Tokyo school teacher has been suspended from work for the duration of 1, 3, and 6 months for the reason that she did not stand for the national anthem during school ceremonies. During suspension, she still went to the school gate to let the school community know what was going on, and kept this journal. For more background information, please read here.

For Kimiko Nezu's message, please read here.