asians

body

How Three Asian Women Dealt With Their Eyelid Insecurities

Eyelid surgery is the most common cosmetic procedure request in Asia and the third most common cosmetic procedure worldwide.
Carson Kessler
6.13.18
Blade Runner

Cyberpunk Cities Fetishize Asian Culture But Have No Asians

The "Blade Runner" universe is visually Asian, so where are the Asian people?
Sarah Emerson
10.10.17
accents

Why People Who Know Better Still Laugh at Asian Accents

As a comic of Asian descent, I needed to know the answer.
Celeste Yim
6.8.17
LGBTQ

Online Racism Makes IRL Dating Hell for Gay Asian Men

On a date, a guy actually told me "he's a no rice, no spice kinda guy."
David Ly
4.20.17
Social Media

Snapchat Doesn't Think Its 'Yellowface' Filter Is Racist

Sorry, racism doesn’t disappear in five seconds.
Sarah Emerson
8.10.16
Stuff

The Not-Quite-American Feeling of Being a 1.5 Generation Immigrant

When you move to a new country as a kid, you never fully fit in with your home culture or your adopted culture.
Chin Lu
4.13.16
Music

Asian Rap's Biggest Fan Is a White Guy from Staten Island

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.
Zachary Schwartz
1.10.16
Stuff

What Dylann Roof’s Desire to Ally With 'Very Racist' Asians Actually Means​

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.
Tony Tulathimutte
6.24.15
The VICE Guide to the 2016 Election

What Every Republican Gets Wrong About Immigration

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.
Meredith Hoffman
6.12.15
Coachella 2014

The Cliques of Coachella and Their Opinions of Each Other

"It's a mashup, man!"
Jemayel Khawaja
4.19.14