Seulghee Lee discusses pernicious misconceptions about anti-Asian hate and violence — notions often promoted by Asian American intellectuals themselves.
Category Archive: whiteness
Even if we can’t have the Olympics, Thanksgiving dinner, or sex, the Oscars must go on.
Making excuses for the Olympic swimmer who stormed the Capitol only serves to disguise the corrosive whiteness of US swimming.
Overshadowed by August’s unprecedented wildcat strikes in professional sports, an equally significant labor action went relatively unnoticed. On […]
A recent graduate and a professor reflect on teachers’ responsibility to grapple with whiteness and the path traveled by first-generation students of color.
“Law and order” has often been a flimsy cover for advancing the ruthless interests of white Americans.
“We Charge Genocide”: A Historic Indictment of Anti-Black Violence in the U.S. Is as Relevant as Ever Today
Nearly 70 years ago, civil rights activists asked: why shouldn’t the perpetual destruction of black lives in America be considered genocide?
The white publishing industry locks arms to form a united front against writers and critics of color — proving the critics’ point, again and again.