Happy Birthday, America!

(15 min read) By Albert Hur Today, on this most auspicious of days, families will come together all across the country to celebrate Independence Day. In backyards and rooftops and patios everywhere, friends and lovers will gather around a grill, throw on patties or spare ribs or kalbi, and celebrate with fireworks the day that…

White Sexual Imperialism

(12 min read) What is white sexual imperialism? What does it have to do with Asian women, and what does it have to with Asian men? This is a weighty and sensitive topic, but it is critical to discuss with proper context. This concept developed from the imperialistic nature of the Western political, military, and…

TMFL Episode 60: Racist Love

By Albert Hur and Teen Jong, Tang, Al, and Teen debate Frank Chin and Jeffrey Paul Chan's seminal essay, "Racist Love," and its relevance in Trump's America.  The essay can be found here: http://www.dartmouth.edu/~hist32/Hist33/chin%20Racist%20Love.pdf. We also plug Frank Chin's "lost novel," edited for publication by Calvin McMillin and available here: http://www.uhpress.hawaii.edu/p-9342-9780824838928.aspx. This was one of…