The artist’s bodies might not mean what you think.
As a comic of Asian descent, I needed to know the answer.
On a date, a guy actually told me 'he's a no rice, no spice kinda guy.' WTF.
I’m not ready to celebrate until there are as many distinct, complicated, and different personalities for young East Asians as there are for white jocks.
When you move to a new country as a kid, you never fully fit in with your home culture or your adopted culture.
The paucity of successful Asian-American rappers converts into a scarcity of fans. But to one man, a white man from Staten Island, Asian-American rap is the world. His devotion is rare and real enough to make an impact on the artists themselves.
The mass murderer's model-minority "respect" is entirely of a piece with hate crimes against black people—another hissing head on the hydra of racism.
Amid all the right-wing hysteria over amnesty and border security, the GOP doesn't seem to have noticed that the threat they promise to eliminate isn't much of a threat anymore.
"It's a mashup, man!"