Are there problems with ethnic, race/racial minorities or religious prejudices? Gender equality?

Women are second class citizens in many ways but outdated attitudes are slowly changing . Other Asians and people of color are prone to face discrimination in some circles. Actually “foreigners “ also face real yet subtle discrimination in aspects of daily life. - Mar 2019

Sometimes you can really get the feeling that people don't like "Gaijin" (foreigners). I think people dislike my loud, American kids who are not perfectly behaved. - Jun 2018

Not that I'm aware of. - Apr 2013

No real noticeable prejudice, but you will always be a GAIJIN in japan. - Oct 2008

Not outwardly, but certainly the Japanese are known to have their prejudices. - Jan 2008

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