When Louise Hung felt overwhelmed by anxiety in grad school, she felt guilty for seeking help, under pressure from a community that finds shame in mental illness.
Forget the policy implications of the assault on healthcare in the US. This is about demoralising the population.
Republicans claim to be defending disability rights with a new Ohio law banning abortion on the basis of a Down Syndrome diagnosis. This disabled woman isn’t buying it.
Growing up, Louise Hung felt like she could never be an entertainer…’because I’m Asian.’ Going to see an all-Asian American varity show was an intensely validating experience.
Independent media in the US is under attack. The undermining of the LA Weekly by a conservative consortium is only the latest.
What do we talk about when we talk about ‘model minorities’?
Louise Linton embodies the best parts of American society, and is the only logical choice for Person of the Year in this turbulent era.
What are you thankful for? Today, Global Comment columnist Natalia Antonova pauses to give thanks for the great nation that is America.
Jerome Powell is a weirdly uninspired pick for Fed chair…which puts him right in line with most Trump appointees.
Donald Trump’s cozy visit with Duterte should concern everyone worried about the future of human rights.