"Am I the only one who gets frisked five times a year?" was a question posed on Facebook by a black man living in Tokyo last year, as he related the harassment he's received at the hands of Tokyo's finest over the years.
A reader asks about legal concerns he has regarding conducting academic research at pedestrian crossings.
What Brexit will mean in practice remains a mystery. Also unknown is what effect — if any — Britain's divorce from the EU will have on "Brexpats" in Japan.