racism

They Say They’re Not Racist — But the Racists Sure Love Them

Going into the 2018 midterms, voters said, the United States was “divided.” It was, quite literally, the only thing they could agree on. Where does…

A Queuing Theory Expert Explains the Best Time to Vote on Election Day

Long lines at the voting booth are a scourge on democracy. In every election, new stories emerge of college students waiting until 4 a.m., voters…

‘Sexual Racism,’ and Life on Tinder as an Asian Man

During the summer of 2016, I craved nothing quite like the percussive chime from the phone in my pocket — a little “bing” that seemed to cut…

What Do You Do When Proud Boys and Other Hate Groups Show Up at Your Bar?

Last weekend The Griffin bar in L.A. was home to a “hate meetup” for the Proud Boys, a group of self-proclaimed “Western chauvinists” created by…