Hussein Kesvani

Hussein Kesvani is the UK and Europe editor of MEL and writes features on technology, subcultures and identity


Why At-Home DNA Tests Keep Failing People of Color

Jeanny King, 33, stood in line at her local post office in Surbiton, a small suburb of London, and prepared to send out another plastic…

The Scourge of the ‘Didn’t Happen’ Dude

Last July, Emily, a middle school teacher in Bristol, England, tweeted what she thought was a largely unremarkable anecdote about her 6-year-old son. “Took the…

‘Currycels’ and the Unsurprising Racism of the Incel Community

Over a grainy Skype call, 22-year-old Prakash Sharma, a computer science major in New Delhi, tells me about his experiences online as a self-described incel….