Nicholas Cheng

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“Are you not Chinese?”: Reassessing my Chinese identity in China

<i>I pissed all over the floor. Argh, squat toilets. Two Chinese girls who went in afterwards burst out laughing.</i><p><i>There has got to be nothing more</i> …

12 Beautiful Portraits Of Black Identity Challenging the "One-Drop" Rule 

"What are you?" they'd ask, head tilted and eyes squinted.<p>"Black," I'd reply.<p>"No ... but like, what else are you? I know it's not all black."<p>So went …

This Is What 'Cisgender' Means

<i>Cisgender</i> is a word that applies to the vast majority of people, describing a person who is not transgender. If a doctor announces, “It’s a girl!” in …

LGBTQI

Sweden Has the Gender Neutral Pronoun Issue Figured Out, Why Can't We?

Need more evidence that Sweden is a leader when it comes to just about anything progressive? Slate reports that the Scandanavian country has …

Europe’s Jihadi Generation

In the wake of the attack on Charlie Hebdo in Paris and the thwarting of an attack in Belgium, Europe needs to understand why second- and …

Charlie Hebdo