23 August 2012 ~ 19 Comments

As Featured In The Japan Times: From “Underground” to “Un-obscure”

As Featured In The Japan Times: From “Underground” to “Un-obscure”

Just in case you missed it, (and if you don’t live in Japan, it’s a good chance you did)  The Japan Times, top of the food chain as far as national English language Newspapers in Japan go, did a feature on Loco in Yokohama with an interview of yours truly!  I even made the cover, in color! […]

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19 May 2012 ~ 70 Comments

Why Do Gaijin Clash…? pt.3: The Dark Side Of “When In Rome…”

Why Do Gaijin Clash…? pt.3: The Dark Side Of “When In Rome…”

If you haven’t done so already, check out part 1 here & part 2 here, before continuing. You WILL need the context! OK! Let’s keep this moving… So, you’re thinking about moving to Japan, are you? You’ve heard rumors that the Japanese are racist and/or xenophobic and you want to hear from reliable, conscientious, thoughtful […]

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15 May 2012 ~ 49 Comments

Why Do Gaijin Clash Over The Issue Of Racism In Japan? pt.2: Trust Issues

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u3y7iLlYi9M&feature=player_embedded”>Hikosaemon’s vlogs 

Before I begin part 2, if you haven’t already, please check out part 1 here. We all up to speed? Cool. OK! Let’s get this out of the way: Is there racism in Japan? Silly question. You might as well be asking is the sky blue, or is water wet. Yes, Virginia, there is racism in […]

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