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  • Japan JET Program Travel

    The JET Program: The Interview

    Congratulations for making it to the JET Program Interview! It’s an amazing feat and you should be proud. Now, let’s rock the interview! Below, I’ve provided my experience with the JET Program interview and…

    January 2, 2018
  • Japan Travel

    Your Guide to Mastering Tokyo Like a Boss

    Since my friends are jet setting to the Far East, I’ve been frequently contacted for travel advice on Tokyo. It’s the usual: what to eat, where to go, what to do, and what to expect. Years ago, I…

    August 3, 2016
  • Japan Travel

    Ignorance or Racism: Blackness and Black Imagery in Japan

    Many moons ago, a participant of the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Program in Okinawa (OkiJET) posted a series of YouTube videos explaining racism in Japan. He addressed the issues concerning Okinawa-Japanese residents, Burakumin (those at the bottom of…

    January 10, 2016