[heart check] Are you being a capitalist friend?

We can publicly disavow capitalism, and we can choose to divest and practice anti-capitalist means of engaging with politics and the economy, but we must ask ourselves:  are we being capitalists in our private lives?


Who’s afraid of international students?

People generally assume that I’m an American based on the way that I sound. It might not be their first impression when they see me, but I usually throw them for a loop when they try to match my accent to my origins: “Where are you from?” “Hong Kong,” I answer. “But you must’ve lived …