Civic Cocktail: The Boys in the Boat

Presented in partnership with Seattle Channel The Boys in the Boat Daniel James Brown, local author of the #1 New York Times bestselling story celebrating the 1936 U.S. men’s Olympic rowing team from the University of Washington, discusses his upcoming book and the possibility of bringing The Boys In The Boat movie to Washington state. […]
Nov 29, 2017

The marginalization of Brown Asians

Brown Asians are just tired of being unseen, unheard, and unappreciated — even by other Asians.
Oct 25, 2016
Screenshot from a New York Times video where Asian Americans recount stories of racially charged encounters.

“Go back to China” – NY Times editor opens lid on anti-Asian American hate speech

Micro- (and macro-) aggressions toward Asian Americans are still shockingly prevalent in 2016.
Oct 22, 2016

What #JournalismSoWhite can learn from Jackie Robinson

“Jackie Robinson,” the latest Ken Burns documentary, informs a new generation about this great American hero. Still, after 70 years of media coverage, the journalism industry has neglected to absorb the strategic lessons Robinson gives us in plain sight to build a more just playing field. 
May 18, 2016