Ed Skrein isn’t a hero. He just did the right thing. Will Hollywood follow suit?
To be Asian-American is to be part of a huge and complex racial, social, and political history, but some people behave as though there’s only one right way to do it.
Global Comment’s editors are reading about Daesh, hiking while Black, and Margaret Atwood this week. Join us!
Shannon Winnubst’s Way Too Cool is a theory-dense read, but a valuable look at neoliberal commodification of ‘cool.’
Ava DuVernay and Queen Sugar are a testimony to the power of Black media.
Read along with the Global Comment editors as we share our favourite reads for the week, from Italy’s devastating earthquake to the aftermath of wildfires in California.
As a Chinese-American, I was never American enough. As a resident in Hong Kong, I’m the living embodiment of the expat ideal.
Ansari is filming a programme about the Indian-American immigrant experience, about what it’s like to be a man of colour in the US, even about what it’s like to be a man of colour in theatre and television.
Jolie offers nothing new or interesting to the genre of WW2 movie making, and that’s profoundly disappointing.
“all important stories are minority stories.”