Before the US tried to ban Muslims, before it incarcerated Japanese civilians, it excluded Chinese immigrants with racist policies.
Global Comment’s editorial team shares the longreads they’re loving this week, from a medical mystery in Sweden to the roots of rape.
VOICE isn’t about tracking crime. It’s about demonizing immigrants and creating a culture of fear that makes it easier to persecute them.
Global Comment’s editors are delving into longreads on the cotton industry, the abortion reversal myth, auto manufacturing, and more this week.
The right is winning the war of American ideology. Can the left take it back?
Read along with the Global Comment editors as they explore stories about hope, a new Algerian publishing imprint, and the Haitian diaspora.
Hawai’i has been outspoken in anti-Trump resistance from the beginning, and this diverse state is spearheading legal challenges to the Muslim ban.
Global Comment’s editors are exploring stories on subjects like the psychology of facts and race among Muslim-American communities.
Louise Hung interviews Natsumi, a Japanese-American woman who survived internment in the 1940s, about her experiences in Tule Lake.
Trump’s latest attempt at a Muslim ban includes an ugly dogwhistle about honour killings. Americans must see it for what it is, and resist it.