Global Comment’s editors are reading some outstanding longform journalism this week, including a look at child sexual assault, a feature on horseshoe crabs, and more.
A week of PR screwups has Philippa Willitts wondering if anyone managed to come out ahead in the United-Pepsi-Nivea-Spicer smackdown.
After casting Eurasian actor Henry Golding in its leading role, Crazy Rich Asians is raising questions about what it means to be ‘Asian enough.’
Get reading recommendations from the Global Comment editors, featuring essays on everything from prison writing classes to insurance redlining. (It’s interesting, we promise.)
Before the US tried to ban Muslims, before it incarcerated Japanese civilians, it excluded Chinese immigrants with racist policies.
Expectations are high for Crazy Rich Asians—can the film deliver on the promise of better Asian-American representation in Hollywood?
Growing up Asian-American has given me an insight into racism in the United States, and why it’s so important to fight white nationalism.
The myth that Chinese people are constantly on a quest to devour your beloved pets is a pernicious example of anti-Asian racism that just won’t die.
Louise Hung delves into the endless racial microaggressions endured by Asian-Americans, and her fears for the consequences of the upcoming election.
Read along with us as we explore news of note from the heart of India’s Dalit social justice movement to the pushback on Disney’s live-action Mulan remake.