2018-12-10: You know that cartoon where someone asks: “Suppose climate change...

2018-12-09: Hurray! It is no longer cost-effective to mine Bitcoin, which...

2018-12-09: Delicious irony! 😋Uber’s Arbitration Policy Comes Back to Bite It...

2018-12-09: Article writes that people are worried Indonesia’s government’s new ‘heresy...

2018-12-08: Sounds of Mars: NASA’s InSight Senses Martian Wind 🌬

2018-12-08: Please help this talented Indian 9th grader, from the Chhara...

2018-12-08: This piece about environmentalist accountants reminds me of a talk...

2018-12-08: Dragons

2018-12-07: Progressive Marriott union contract could have ripple effects #dendum

2018-12-06: Elizabeth Warren Stands by DNA Test. But Around Her, Worries...

2018-12-06: Netflix’s 1983 is attributed to show-runner Joshua Long, but the...

2018-12-06: Funnel web spiders (probably from North America?)

2018-12-06: 28°C/82°F in December…

2018-12-05: “Isn’t “Filipino” also inherently and historically a mixed racial and...

2018-12-05: No News Is Bad News for Hungary

2018-12-05: Twitter’s Caste Problem

2018-12-05: There Is No Excuse for How Universities Treat Adjuncts (Balanced...

2018-12-05: How HBO’s My Brilliant Friend Uses Neapolitan Dialect

2018-12-04: Sarah Shulist on her new book, Transforming Indigeneity

2018-12-04: Central European University Forced Out of Hungary

2018-12-02: Which East/South/Southeast Asian countries have shrinking working-age populations and which...

2018-12-02: This article argues that NPP Facebook posts are more issue...

2018-12-02: Millennials kill industries because they’re poor: Fed report

2018-12-02: The view from my window on a sunny December morning...

2018-12-02: Sun setting over the mountains as I drive home from...

2018-12-01: Lighting the fire at the opening ceremony for the new...

2018-12-01: Truku students perform at opening ceremony for the new indigenous...

2018-12-01: Pangcah students perform at opening ceremony for the new indigenous...

2018-11-28: “Frankly, if I was your employer, I would consider an...

2018-11-28: Solo: A Star Wars Story is “like watching a live-action...

2018-11-27: The “Dawnland” Documentary Shows How the U.S. Government Took Indigenous...

2018-11-27: I’m at the eyeglass store (What?) I’m at the coffee...

2018-11-26: Israeli academics and artists warn against equating anti-Zionism with anti-Semitism...

2018-11-26: I haven’t seen eye to eye with Katha Pollitt about...

2018-11-26: Six months before people were sickened by contaminated romaine, Trump’s...

2018-11-26: More than 3.6 million college graduates are living in poverty—and...

2018-11-26: Time to break academic publishing’s stranglehold on research

2018-11-26: Taylor Swift makes a payout to all Universal artists a...

2018-11-25: “over half of the top free VPN apps either had...

2018-11-25: China’s ‘sharp power’ play in Taiwan

2018-11-25: Of course he cheats at golf!

2018-11-25: What Happened to Venezuela Isn’t So Simple

2018-11-25: Board Games For Adjunct Professors

2018-11-25: Taiwan to see first-ever openly lesbian council members

2018-11-25: Taiwan’s political landscape changes overnight

2018-11-25: Anti-gay marriage groups win Taiwan referendum battle

2018-11-25: Leaving the Fortresses: Between Class Internationalism and Nativist Social Democracy...

2018-11-25: The Blinding Whiteness of the Coen Brothers’ Wild West

2018-11-24: Special journal issue on Asian indigeneities

2018-11-24: New national ID card will recognize trans as a third...

2018-11-24: Taiwan’s LGBT groups fight fake news on Line, Facebook before...

2018-11-24: Why the Taiwan Midterm Elections Matter

2018-11-23: Misty mountains

2018-11-23: Sex, lies and heated debate: Taiwan prepares to vote in...

2018-11-23: Hillary Clinton: Europe must curb immigration to stop rightwing populists...

2018-11-23: WHITEUMENTA 第九屆台灣國際實驗媒體藝術展 = 白男人文件展 Experimental Media Art Festival in Taiwan...

2018-11-22: Thank you Netflix for finally giving us a skip ahead...

2018-11-22: Politician left a sponge in my mailbox.

2018-11-22: “What’s at issue is not race, but sovereignty.” Why conservatives...

2018-11-21: Huh? “‘Caniba’ Review: Documentary About a Cannibal Is Food for...

2018-11-21: Why Are Young People Having So Little Sex?

2018-11-20: Does a dog feel a profound sense of mono no...

2018-11-20: A new day in New Taipei

2018-11-19: I could never understand why airlines discourage you from checking...

2018-11-18: While meetings like #amanth2018 can be overwhelming, you are sure...

2018-11-18: Will an ambitious Chinese-built rail line through the Himalayas lead...

2018-11-18: Falling Population Squeezes Taiwan’s Universities

2018-11-18: Not only are ‪@soclinganth‬ student memberships free, but they plan...

2018-11-18: The Society of Linguistic Anthropology ‪@soclinganth‬ is the fourth largest...

2018-11-17: A Black Man Can’t Have a Torah?

2018-11-17: “Too hard to translate soup”

2018-11-16: Susan Philips: “For Jane Hill, no language was ever alone.”...

2018-11-15: Dolores Huerta, in her opening keynote at #AmAnth2018 asked us...

2018-11-15: The Political Theology of Trump

2018-11-15: I only got to watch the first half of “The...

2018-11-15: UT San Antonio Prof called the police on African American...

2018-11-15: My first electric scooter ride in the brisk morning air...

2018-11-13: Alarm over talks to implant UK employees with microchips

2018-11-13: Clever Map Shows the True Size of Countries

2018-11-13: Is Gender Written Into Your Skeleton?

2018-11-12: “These guys have found a way to see through walls...

2018-11-12: Young Activists Go Missing in China, Raising Fears of Crackdown...

2018-11-12: Striking Marriott Workers in San Jose Agree to Contract #AmAnth2018...

2018-11-12: How colonial violence came home: the ugly truth of the...

2018-11-11: If the United States had open borders, how many immigrants...

2018-11-10: Octavia Butler on “company towns” in science fiction (Parable of...

2018-11-10: “Texas is home to some of the biggest cities in...

2018-11-10: ‘the Democratic Party’s “centrist” candidates were far more liberal in...

2018-11-10: Colorado Abolishes Prison Slavery in Huge Win for Prisoners Rights...

2018-11-09: Serial Season Three is both important and infuriating.

2018-11-09: Recent hiring trends in anthropology (Highlights from an important new...

2018-11-08: Breaking Bad News

2018-11-08: Our #AmAnth2018 panel, “Indexing Indigeneity in Taiwan: Resistance and Adaptation...

2018-11-08: Dead Republican brothel owner Dennis Hof wins election for Nevada...

2018-11-07: “Tony Evers Wins Wisconsin Governor’s Race, Beating Scott Walker” (Dems...

2018-11-07: Florida just restored voting rights to 1.5 million people with...

2018-11-07: Rashida Tlaib and Ilhan Omar: First Muslim women elected to...

2018-11-07: We’re Finally Going To Have Native American Women In Congress...

2018-11-06: ARC number format to be changed by June 2019

2018-11-06: Marriott worker in Ohio who handled my phone cancellation did...

2018-11-05: Ferns

2018-11-05: A bend in the road

2018-11-05: Beach portrait

2018-11-05: The Man Who Turns Back New York City’s Clocks, Hand...

2018-11-05: “The effects of the US credit system aren’t so far...

2018-11-05: Taiwan Continues Support Of Right-Wing Authoritarians In The Case Of...

2018-11-05: Thinking of crossing the picket line to keep your Marriott...

2018-11-05: Marriott official won’t return to the bargaining table till November...

2018-11-04: Things I think I am good at, but actually suck...

2018-11-04: Tribute to Jane H. Hill (A petition site is being...

2018-11-04: Have We Really Killed 60 Percent of Animals Since 1970?...

2018-11-02: Invoking “tribalism” to describe contemporary populism “is garbage history and...

2018-11-02: “intense contact across the Taiwan Strait in the early period...

2018-11-01: the untold story of Indigenous child removal in the US...

2018-11-01: Free Rahile Dawut, a Renowned Uyghur Scholar Detained in China...

2018-11-01: Why we need “Out in Taiwan”

2018-11-01: The island that never stops apologising

2018-10-31: “the last source of literary contraband in the city”

2018-10-31: Trump says no other country has birthright citizenship. He’s wrong...

2018-10-31: Across Europe, nationalist and far-right parties have made significant electoral...

2018-10-31: Be Careful About Relying On The Constitution (…it won’t necessarily...

2018-10-30: Nordic countries have a lower GDP than the US because...

2018-10-29: Working in Taiwan as a creative professional part 1: the...

2018-10-29: Fox News now suggesting refugees are “infested with diseases, like...

2018-10-29: Brazil’s ruling elite face a difficult task in imposing control...

2018-10-29: Indian farmers fume at $430m cost of Gujurat statue (Reporting...

2018-10-29: How to Turn a Person Into a Voter

2018-10-29: The MJ Akbar playbook: Men look back at how he...

2018-10-29: A lot of the citations I’ve seen to my work...

2018-10-29: Just because “economic anxiety” doesn’t explain the rise of Fascism...

2018-10-29: Cornell halts China university ties over curbs on academic freedom...

2018-10-29: How many of you actually read academic book reviews? I...

2018-10-29: A new authoritarian axis demands an international progressive front

2018-10-29: What Happens When Colleges Can’t Use Affirmative Action

2018-10-29: The EU’s Link Tax Will Kill Open Access and Creative...

2018-10-29: Finally! I never thought this day would come … “ARC...

2018-10-28: Pittsburgh Shooting Is A Reminder: Jews And Muslims Are In...

2018-10-28: At times like this, in the face of such hatred,...

2018-10-28: Indigenous land, culture at stake in Brazil election

2018-10-28: Taiwan’s Gay Pride Parade Draws Thousands, as Votes on Same-Sex...

2018-10-26: Pinghe Mural

2018-10-26: Proposed Changes To Religious Basic Act Would Put Religious Groups...

2018-10-26: China’s Government Has Ordered a Million Citizens to Occupy Uighur...

2018-10-26: “the identity of the gonad emerges from a contest between...

2018-10-26: Take back Congress! Donate to The Great Slate!

2018-10-26: It’s rich of @tim_cook to act like he’s a great...

2018-10-26: On the red-tagging of Migrante Taiwan members

2018-10-26: “Was Keynes partially responsible for the death of three million...

2018-10-26: “Dispatcher: No, if the ATP is disabled will it be...

2018-10-26: The Violence Central American Migrants Are Fleeing Was Stoked by...

2018-10-26: Sticking out

2018-10-25: PBS docuseries ‘Native America’ recreates cultures pre-1492 (Anyone watching it?...

2018-10-25: Uniqlo exploited us, now it ignores us: Indonesian factory workers...

2018-10-25: “Indigenous Tayal experiences of dispossession in Taiwan reflect a familiar...

2018-10-25: Public Statement on the AAA’s “Repository for the Common Good”...

2018-10-25: Residents of Kashgar going to market. (Fall 1990)

2018-10-24: Inside China’s internment camps: tear gas, Tasers and textbooks

2018-10-24: China’s hidden camps

2018-10-24: Did Hillary Clinton stand by as Honduras coup ushered in...

2018-10-24: Black Liberation Activist Freed After 40 Years in Prison

2018-10-24: Administration’s Attempt to Rollback Transgender Protections Flies in the Face...

2018-10-24: White House anti-socialism report inadvertently makes a case for single-payer...

2018-10-23: The English-only NT parliament is undermining healthy democracy by excluding...

2018-10-23: So, the latest Dr. Who took a page from Timeless...

2018-10-22: “20 percent of Manhattan’s street retail is vacant or about...

2018-10-21: At least 17 dead, 100 injured after train derails in...

2018-10-21: “As an anthropologist, I have spent 20 years studying the...

2018-10-21: The Proud Boys, The GOP And ‘The Fascist Creep’ (Good,...

2018-10-20: Taiwan’s health care even 9th most efficient out of fifty...

2018-10-19: Having your watch set to “Xinjiang time” instead of Beijing...

2018-10-19: I’m not transphobic, but…”: A feminist case against the feminist...

2018-10-19: Xi Jinping Thought mapped for the masses

2018-10-19: “their office bathrooms were separated by race: one for Chinese...

2018-10-19: This article “On the Political Philosophy of The Good Place”...

2018-10-19: South Korea Denies Refugee Status to Hundreds of Fleeing Yemenis...

2018-10-18: Watch Caroline a powerful 10 min short film…

2018-10-18: #HAUTALK: the tyranny of structurelessness and no end in sight...

2018-10-18: [Opinion Elizabeth Warren and the Folly of Genetic Ancestry Tests](https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/17/opinion/elizabeth-warren-and-the-folly-of-genetic-ancestry-tests.html)...

2018-10-18: Seventy Years of the New York Times Describing Saudi Royals...

2018-10-18: Breakfast by the lake

2018-10-17: Apple Fixes Bagel Emoji

2018-10-17: Crystal Mason begins prison sentence in Texas for crime of...

2018-10-17: A Medieval Book That Opens Six Different Ways, Revealing Six...

2018-10-17: Allahabad in Uttar Pradesh, headed by hardliner accused of violence...

2018-10-17: Elizabeth Warren’s Native Ancestry Response Is A Complete Disaster

2018-10-17: Elizabeth Warren Falls for Trump’s Trap—and Promotes Insidious Ideas About...

2018-10-16: The Supreme Court Just Ensured That Thousands of Native Americans...

2018-10-16: Elizabeth Warren’s Shameful Exploitation of Standing Rock Victory (From 2016,...

2018-10-16: Steven Pinker’s Ideas About Progress Are Fatally Flawed. These Eight...

2018-10-15: DNA testing cannot determine ancestry, including Elizabeth Warren’s

2018-10-15: About three episodes into the seven-part “Bundyville” podcast and I’m...

2018-10-15: For Sophie (our dog), the car is like a TARDIS....

2018-10-15: “Amazon’s cheeky slogan—“artificial artificial intelligence”—acknowledges that there are still plenty...

2018-10-14: The Columbia University History Tour Initiative offers a self-guided walking...

2018-10-14: Shuttered Polling Sites Cast Shadow Over Midterm Elections

2018-10-13: Millennial Aboriginal Australians Have Developed Their Own Language

2018-10-13: “the potential range of anthropological research projects that could benefit...

2018-10-13: If you click “Audio and Subtitles” at the very bottom...

2018-10-12: Defying China, Malaysia releases Uighur detainees

2018-10-12: Trump plan could break up nearly 200,000 married couples

2018-10-12: Xi Jinping’s War on the Uighurs. Part 1: The Witnesses...

2018-10-11: Some memories of my time in Urumqi and [thoughts] (https://keywords.oxus.net/archives/2018/10/11/a-strange-day-in-urumqi)...

2018-10-11: “When clever political analysts talk about Joe Manchin, today, they...

2018-10-11: “It is a very mysterious situation. Diplomats that came in...

2018-10-11: An actor, a journalist, a government minister: Who is next...

2018-10-11: Why has Google taken to reminding ME that other people...

2018-10-10: How can stenographers keep up with a speaker?

2018-10-10: Indian airport security ‘will move from a “broad smile system”...

2018-10-10: This review of Milko Lazarov’s film Ága makes it sound...

2018-10-09: 🐌 fest

2018-10-09: How to convert scanned images to perfect ebooks (A little...

2018-10-08: Marion Stanford’s yard sign of GOP elephant with trunk up...

2018-10-08: Reddit user offers a detailed history of the introduction of...

2018-10-07: Foamy weather

2018-10-07: 🦎

2018-10-07: Evening yoga

2018-10-07: “Students from China make up… almost one-third, of foreign students...

2018-10-07: A Fight for Democracy in Brazil

2018-10-06: Support Susan Collins’ eventual Democratic challenger - I just did....

2018-10-05: “Their cruelty made them feel good, it made them feel...

2018-10-05: Florida is on the verge of giving ex-felons the right...

2018-10-05: When actual economics articles are more absurd than hoax social...

2018-10-05: It is not known why experienced pilot Mikhnov decided to...

2018-10-05: The Internet Archive has fixed 9 million broken links on...

2018-10-05: Protest against Springer bowing to Chinese censorship

2018-10-05: Autumn morning in Hualien

2018-10-05: “I, for one, hail our new 8 year old Swedish...

2018-10-05: Thinking about Rob O’Brien who led the way at a...

2018-10-05: Thanks again to ‪@anthroprez‬ for sending out a strong pro-labor...

2018-10-04: “Among Taiwanese, the appreciation for Q texture starts at a...

2018-10-04: Female Nobel prize winner deemed not important enough for Wikipedia...

2018-10-04: China Curbs Teachers’ Overseas Travel, Recalls Passports ‘Nationwide’

2018-10-04: Presidential Alert

2018-10-04: INFOGRAPHIC: Why All Typhoons Have Missed Taiwan in 2018

2018-10-03: Long winded and full of obscure digressions, this account of...

2018-10-01: Informants in the Chinese Classroom “The paper you are looking...

2018-10-01: “most important were the simplest things: the kindness with which...

2018-10-01: There are now more $100 bills than $1 bills in...

2018-10-01: Watching together

2018-09-30: The rape culture of the 1980s, explained by Sixteen Candles...

2018-09-30: The nominee’s transgressions, far from marking him as unfit, signal...

2018-09-30: How We Know Kavanaugh Is Lying

2018-09-29: Ayushman Bharat Trivialises India’s Quest for Universal Health Care

2018-09-29: Where are the Indigenous children who never came home?

2018-09-29: John Jay Professors Face Allegations of Drug Sales and Sexual...

2018-09-29: France’s New Law Against Sexist Catcalls Gets Its First Conviction...

2018-09-29: Finally moved my personal blog from github over to blot....

2018-09-29: Censored in China - Jamie Metzl

2018-09-29: “Hacker backpedals on his brazen threat to delete Mark Zuckerberg’s...

2018-09-29: Does the “Facebook Breached by Hackers” story have anything to...

2018-09-28: Leta Hong-Fincher on Betraying Big Brother: The Feminist Awakening in...

2018-09-28: Dear tech corporations on Twitter: I don’t want to privately...

2018-09-28: Facebook is too important to remain unregulated. “You Gave Facebook...

2018-09-28: Surely @PayPal can come up with a better security protocol...

2018-09-28: Human Rights Watch estimates that more than 12,000 people have...

2018-09-28: HE IS NOT EMOTIONAL! YOU ARE EMOTIONAL! NO, YOU LISTEN!...

2018-09-27: From Reciprocity to Relationality: Anthropological Possibilities #dendum

2018-09-27: Do boring speakers really talk for longer? (Yes)

2018-09-27: “the devastating consequences that delegating the design and management of...

2018-09-27: Immigration rules to ease for international graduates of Taiwanese Universities...

2018-09-27: #MeToo Unmasks the Open Secret of Sexual Abuse in Yoga...

2018-09-27: Gui Minhai - imprisoned, humiliated and discredited

2018-09-27: The turnout gap between whites and racial minorities is larger...

2018-09-26: Use as many of the original language reference and most...

2018-09-25: “But people aren’t meaningfully free unless they have some security...

2018-09-25: Hong Kong Bans Pro-Independence Party

2018-09-25: Charlottesville won’t show up in federal hate crime stats

2018-09-24: A Dalit Rights activist sang a song, the lyrics of...

2018-09-24: China has silenced American academics for years. Now they’re pushing...

2018-09-24: “Disabled people who use tech to live are cyborgs. Our...

2018-09-23: If you are an academic, please consider joining the Xinjiang...

2018-09-23: Out of almost 30,000 people who applied for a forgiveness...

2018-09-23: Fingers Point to China After Break-Ins Target New Zealand Professor...

2018-09-23: A Repository for the Common Good #dendum

2018-09-23: Police crime labs can and should go back and re-examine...

2018-09-23: Sweden to stop deportations of all Uyghurs to China

2018-09-23: Academic precarity and the false coin of our own dream...

2018-09-22: “all lessons were given in Mandarin and the entirely Uighur...

2018-09-22: The Xinjiang Initiative “Participants pledge to use every public event...

2018-09-22: China treats Uighur kids as ‘orphans’ after parents seized (Like...

2018-09-22: When you vote this November, please vote for the party...

2018-09-22: My mom was telling me about the Jewish “Dairy Restaurants”...

2018-09-21: Board Games For Adjunct Professors “Jenga: You build an ivory...

2018-09-21: You can now experience the beauty of Angkor Wat without...

2018-09-21: ICE arrested immigrants who tried to take in undocumented children...

2018-09-20: This article is fascinating, not just for the stuff about...

2018-09-20: Does anyone in my extended social network teach video production...

2018-09-19: Carpark view

2018-09-19: Pot of gold

2018-09-19: “the first-ever nationwide strike against sexual harassment, and it’s led...

2018-09-18: Siri Suggestions in iOS 12 are great, but they are...

2018-09-18: Sheltering from the sun

2018-09-17: CaptionPop seems like a really great tool for language learners....

2018-09-16: One problem I have as a festival programmer is that...

2018-09-14: 48 Ways to Get Sent to a Chinese Concentration Camp...

2018-09-14: New York Has the Worst Voting System in the Country...

2018-09-14: Landmark ruling: “HK’s policy of refusing to grant dependant visas...

2018-09-14: My school now wants to see reviewer comments for book...

2018-09-14: “The suicide rate among Indian women was three times higher...

2018-09-13: This place seems popular, it’s packed with customers right now....

2018-09-13: Scariest campaign poster in Taiwan. 台灣最可怕的選舉海報。

2018-09-13: Why does the Kuomintang, with all its resources, run such...

2018-09-12: Me: throws you down a pit You: my leg’s broken...

2018-09-11: Some people have vacation autoresponder emails, I need a back-to-work...

2018-09-11: NJ Transit Train Impaled By Big Chunk Of Metal

2018-09-10: Imprisoned by algorithms: the dark side of California ending cash...

2018-09-10: Blot.im looks like the absolute easiest way to start a...

2018-09-10: God for sale

2018-09-08: “what truly disturbs in Kristeva’s case is not whatever help...

2018-09-08: Michael Turton’s The View from Taiwan has been an invaluable...

2018-09-08: I’ve been saying for some time that @apple needs to...

2018-09-08: The @scarytoilet twitter feed will give you nightmares…

2018-09-08: William Saletan’s guess that anonymous is Jon Huntsman seems pretty...

2018-09-07: Roughly 9% of China scholars report having been “taken for...

2018-09-07: Why Young Men of Color Are Joining White-Supremacist Groups

2018-09-07: Police Brutality Against Migrant Workers Largely Unremarked Upon In Taiwan...

2018-09-07: 🇺🇸🌏🗳👍 How to Vote as an American Living Abroad

2018-09-07: The Great Slate is raising funds for progressive Congressional candidates...

2018-09-06: Indian supreme court decriminalises homosexuality

2018-09-06: “To be clear, ours is not the popular ‘resistance’ of,...

2018-09-06: Sweden about to deport a Uyghur family to Xinjiang

2018-09-06: I Am Part of the Resistance Inside Nyarlathotep’s Death Cult...

2018-09-06: “But don’t get me wrong. There are bright spots: I...

2018-09-06: Metabolism and weight loss: debunking myths in the metabolic chamber...

2018-09-06: Tsai Administration Carries Out Politically-Motivated Use Of Capital Punishment

2018-09-06: India ‘assassination’ plot reaches Paris, but credibility is lost in...

2018-09-06: ❝I am ashamed to play Pokémon Go at an Unmarked...

2018-09-06: “Folks, there’s nothing left from the Linguistics division.”

2018-09-05: Inspired by #MeToo, student activists target inequality in China

2018-09-05: I worked really hard on my yoga 🧘‍♂️ this summer....

2018-09-05: “I would not willfully do anything that would endanger my...

2018-09-04: Saying “Taiwan is not a Han Chinese society” just reifies...

2018-09-03: China’s ‘re-education’/concentration camps in Xinjiang - a Bibliography by Magnus...

2018-09-03: Anyone speaking for human rights can’t be treated as a...

2018-09-03: Massive fire tears through Rio’s 200-year old National Museum

2018-09-02: ‘Our eyes on the world’: 30 years of Visa Pour...

2018-09-02: Don’t get fooled by the focus on “crime,” the Trump...

2018-09-01: Most Dems are perfectly OK with a racist, misogynist, warmonger,...

2018-09-01: I mostly used to pick up the Village Voice for...

2018-09-01: Decades After Denotification, Pardhi Tribe Struggles to Shrug Off ‘Criminal’...

2018-09-01: Bank of America freezes account after asking proof of residency...

2018-08-31: The Trump Administration Is Reportedly Denying Passports to American Citizens...

2018-08-31: I Worked With Avital Ronell. I Believe Her Accuser.

2018-08-31: Jet-lag is great for productivity! 🛩⏰😳📝

2018-08-30: Should academic journals publish peer reviews?

2018-08-30: India replaced its currency to wipe out illegal money stashes....

2018-08-30: A meme in honor of United’s “solution” of listing Taiwan...

2018-08-30: United Airlines has gotten around Chinese restrictions on listing Taiwan...

2018-08-29: China Treats Uighur Islam as a Mental Illness in Camps...

2018-08-29: Are Progressive Civil Society Outgunned By The KMT And Anti-Gay...

2018-08-29: Florida primary: Andrew Gillum wins Dem governor nod

2018-08-29: China building first modern military outpost in Afghanistan to fight...

2018-08-29: I’m very scared for all my activist friends and scholars...

2018-08-29: How a Political Machine Works: Candidates Running for 21 Seats,...

2018-08-29: Japan Opening Up to Immigration (Saw lots of foreign student...

2018-08-29: The Worrying Cross-Strait and Linguistic Messages of ‘Crazy Rich Asians’...

2018-08-29: Can Transitional Justice in Taiwan Be Part of Pop Culture?...

2018-08-28: I love Taiwan so much. Look 👀 at everyone waiting...

2018-08-28: There used to be a debate as to whether chimpanzees...

2018-08-28: One of the many reasons I like flying @CathayPacific is...

2018-08-28: 奇美部落不該憤怒嗎?

2018-08-27: A Petition for “the Disappeared” in the Uyghur & Kazakh...

2018-08-27: The Great Chinese Art Heist

2018-08-27: Amazing that The NY Times endorsed Zephyr Teachout for attorney...

2018-08-27: Despite What the Press Says, “Maverick” McCain Has a Long...

2018-08-26: 50 student (labor rights) activists missing in China after police...

2018-08-26: Prisoners in 17 states are on strike, demanding an end...

2018-08-26: Not the skyline I remember…

2018-08-26: Empire State Building (through binoculars)

2018-08-25: China’s Mass Internment Camps Have No Clear End in Sight

2018-08-25: Great critique of that Lancet paper on the supposed risks...

2018-08-25: ❝It can take a lot of socialists to get a...

2018-08-25: The case for abolishing private schools

2018-08-25: Park Geun-hye, Ex-South Korean Leader, Gets 25 Years in Prison...

2018-08-24: The “Dunning Kruger Effect” Effect: The less people know about...

2018-08-24: Annual global temperatures from 1850-2017 (The colour scale represents the...

2018-08-24: An explainer on China’s re-education camps for a million Muslims...

2018-08-24: India’s new compensatory afforestation rules dilute rights of forest dwellers...

2018-08-23: Call to Action: Respond to Increasing Israeli Attacks on Palestinian...

2018-08-23: Why wait to be a 🦋 when you can strut...

2018-08-22: Dear academic journals: making something temporarily free to download is...

2018-08-21: Lockheed Martin’s #WorldPhotoDay Tweet Backfires

2018-08-21: The Unsexy Truth About the Avital Ronell Scandal

2018-08-21: Groundhog Day! (Shot through a pair of binoculars …)

2018-08-20: Securitisation and Mass Detentions in Xinjiang by Rachel Harris, SOAS...

2018-08-19: Gehry sunset

2018-08-19: Uighurs living in the United States forced to submit to...

2018-08-19: How “Crazy Rich” Asians Have Led to the Largest Income...

2018-08-18: Explorers

2018-08-17: The AAA has a letter expressing their concern over the...

2018-08-17: Half way through Migdal’s 📚 State in Society and so...

2018-08-17: Elizabeth Warren’s Accountable Capitalism Act, explained

2018-08-17: The Shareholder Revolution Devours Its Children

2018-08-17: Chharanagar Victims Offer Roses in Return for Police Brutality: Say...

2018-08-17: Photos: Franklin Street Subway Station Turned Into Makeshift Aretha Franklin...

2018-08-17: On this site…

2018-08-16: I first became aware of Aretha Franklin from this amazing...

2018-08-15: Rashida Tlaib on Democratic Socialism and Why She Supports the...

2018-08-15: ‘Arab Palace’ up for sale for NT$3.3 billion in NE...

2018-08-15: Much fungi, many shrooms…

2018-08-15: Thorium 👍 Uranium 👎

2018-08-15: ❝More people stayed home from the polls than voted for...

2018-08-12: China not just detaining Uighurs, but also Kazakhs in their...

2018-08-12: Glad to see oTranscribe in new hands. A great free...

2018-08-12: Not a fan of Monsanto, but the science just doesn’t...

2018-08-12: I only ever read one book by V.S. Naipaul, his...

2018-08-11: Holding hands like this used to be common in China,...

2018-08-11: Star Scholar Disappears as Crackdown Engulfs Western China #dendum

2018-08-11: IMF admits disastrous love affair with the euro and apologises...

2018-08-11: Gender studies programs to be banned in Hungary 🤬

2018-08-11: The existence of Twitter posts containing nothing but screenshots of...

2018-08-11: If a socialist says something stupid it is the “ideology”...

2018-08-10: Twitter says Infowars hasn’t ‘violated our rules.’ It looks like...

2018-08-10: The Indigenous Mexican Corn That Uses Air as Fertilizer

2018-08-10: My friends in Europe and America pride themselves on quitting...

2018-08-09: How Well Do You Understand the Trump Coalition? A Two-Question...

2018-08-09: China Is Cheating at a Rigged Game

2018-08-09: ❝Kahan hai Chinese? Yahan par toh sab Pakistani hain❞ (“Where’s...

2018-08-09: (Cause for hope?) ❝Democrats have outperformed in each special election...

2018-08-08: ❝Wheelchair agents… are paid based on the assumption that they...

2018-08-08: ❝Women who suffer heart attacks may face a 12 percent...

2018-08-08: Social media is broken, so I’m now offering my micro...

2018-08-08: Ancient DNA and its contribution to understanding the human history...

2018-08-07: 🐌💋

2018-08-07: pterodactyl vs fish

2018-08-06: 英雄廣場商業大樓

2018-08-05: Chharanagar police brutality to be turned into a play

2018-08-05: Low Power Mode on the Mac (I’m definitely getting better...

2018-08-05: ❝there’s no reason to see a real tension between chasing...

2018-08-05: ❝Our swing voter is not red-to-blue. Our swing voter is...

2018-08-04: ❝left-wing professors were more likely to be dismissed for their...

2018-08-03: ❝This narrative about yoga’s ancient roots … is mostly myth❞...

2018-08-03: Taiwan never ceases to amaze! There is a take-out restaurant...

2018-08-03: ❝You gave us the stick, we give you roses.❞ 150...

2018-08-02: Here’s How America Uses Its Land

2018-08-02: A Census Question That Could Change How Power Is Divided...

2018-08-02: This looks like an important new book 📚! Placing Empire...

2018-08-02: PSA: Automatic cross-posting of tweets to Facebook no longer works...

2018-08-02: A Tokyo medical school altered test scores to keep percentage...

2018-08-01: Because it’s easier to imagine socialism than reigning in the...

2018-08-01: The Wing Chun master’s rooster

2018-07-31: If you were teaching Moana in a course focused on...

2018-07-31: Oh, I wish I had time to read this Special...

2018-07-30: Lack of day off for migrants (in Taiwan) is ‘denial...

2018-07-30: What happens to India’s four million ‘stateless’ people?

2018-07-30: Stop. Rewind. Repeat. Why Chinese children are still not safe...

2018-07-30: On my FB feed I’m seeing posts by @m4abhi of...

2018-07-30: Anthropology graduate student Darren Byler (雷风) is doing some amazing...

2018-07-30: ❝in the past 50 years, Italian syntax has shifted towards...

2018-07-29: Lawyers, Theatre Personality Among Many Arrested in ‘Brutal’ Police Action...

2018-07-29: Podcast🎙: How has Basque survived?

2018-07-29: The man whose deportation Elin Ersson tried to prevent (Turns...

2018-07-29: I can’t make tea without the water getting cold before...

2018-07-29: The way Twitter is structured, with branching conversations that don’t...

2018-07-28: Gujarat: Police arrest 29 men in Chharanagar for alleged rioting,...

2018-07-28: What the cops did in Chharanagar is nothing less than...

2018-07-27: I use emoji to help organize my todo lists and...

2018-07-27: Angry to hear that the police, for no particular reason,...

2018-07-26: Sophie gave me a new yoga prop, but I’m not...

2018-07-26: ❝infringements {to} academic freedom…had already occurred before Chinese personnel of...

2018-07-26: Finally figured out what all those Hataraku Saibou memes are...

2018-07-26: Sometimes one does better by buying a RT ticket 💸...

2018-07-26: ❝Puerto Rican debt is owned by actors who invested knowing...

2018-07-26: China Holds Ethnic Mongolian Historian Who Wrote ‘Genocide’ Book

2018-07-25: ❝the bottom 60 percent of income-earners have accounted for most...

2018-07-24: ❝Above all, I saw how easy it would be to...

2018-07-24: I think Ryan Cooper’s response to Corey Robin is right...

2018-07-24: Andrew Cuomo had MTA waste $30M on tunnel vanity project...

2018-07-24: Nordic State Ownership of Enterprise Is a Real Thing (And...

2018-07-24: Would be great to see India finally set up a...

2018-07-23: Ash “I’m literally a communist, you idiot” Sarkar: “I’ve had...

2018-07-23: Language and politics in an Inner Mongolian post office ❝the...

2018-07-23: Why mobile phones are NOT a health hazard 💬 ”the...

2018-07-23: Transgender men talk about life on the other side of...

2018-07-22: Adiler

2018-07-22: Shinobu Hashimoto, Writer of Towering Kurosawa Films, Is Dead at...

2018-07-22: Question: Don’t the rich people in K-Dramas have central heating...

2018-07-21: #AmAnth2018 Panel: Indexing Indigeneity in Taiwan Indexing Indigeneity in Taiwan: Resistance and Adaptation in Taiwanese Visual...

2018-07-21: Some Brief Thoughts on Trump and Russia (with links) It seems to me that Trump’s love of Russian is...

2018-07-21: Less than US$2 for a whole basket of vegetarian dumplings...

2018-07-19: Israel adopts divisive Jewish nation-state law (“The bill also strips...

2018-07-19: Facebook Domination vs. Self-Determination (A vision of the social web...

2018-07-18: In this heat, I don’t blame them for waiting for...

2018-07-18: The United States of Arms on Vimeo (Question: To what...

2018-07-17: An Ancient Dog Finds its Place in the Modern World...

2018-07-17: OMG! “Taiwan: The Land Colonialisms Made,” the special issue of...

2018-07-16: Investigation uncovers a stunning rate of bigoted assault and harassment...

2018-07-16: oTranscribe needs a new home (I hope someone takes over...

2018-07-16: PhD student’s notes writing during our wide ranging, three hour...

2018-07-15: Israel in turmoil over bill allowing Jews and Arabs to...

2018-07-14: Doraemon has a toothache

2018-07-14: Company claimed it had no obligation to honor union because...

2018-07-13: RE: my last post about “follow counts.” I do find...

2018-07-13: “an important part of Micro.blog is to never show follower...

2018-07-13: Just Last Year, Brett Kavanaugh Suggested Roe v. Wade Was...

2018-07-12: My phone tells me that I walk, on average, about...

2018-07-12: African Multiregionalism: The New Story of Human Origins

2018-07-11: Fried bread sticks (油條) getting made

2018-07-11: How China Got Sri Lanka to Cough Up a Port...

2018-07-11: iPhone crashing bug likely caused by code added to appease...

2018-07-10: Thousands in Xinjiang placed in de facto orphanages after parents...

2018-07-10: Note to self: next time I walk 20 min in...

2018-07-10: “There is a time-tested, economics-validated alternative to more babies, immigration”...

2018-07-10: “Why would seeing and hearing be irrelevant? We are creatures...

2018-07-10: Classy hotel for classy people

2018-07-08: This post on the politics of citation is great, but...

2018-07-07: Fascism: Minister Jayant Sinha Garlands 8 Men Who Killed Meat...

2018-07-07: How the poorest of the poor are becoming targets of...

2018-07-07: Native American water protector becomes first to be sentenced to...

2018-07-07: A Korean Odyssey (화유기, 和遊記)is described as Journey to the...

2018-07-06: Explaining Away Ocasio-Cortez’s Political Earthquake

2018-07-06: “Scott Pruitt is trying to keep the Earth warm. As...

2018-07-06: Donald Trump is leading the Republican charge to preserve a...

2018-07-06: Google and HTTP “Google has spent a lot of effort...

2018-07-06: Today I learned that EVA Air has an interpretive dance...

2018-07-05: Sharing India’s Hidden History : Changing the Story #budhantheatre #dnt...

2018-07-04: I was thinking about the early days of blogging (circa...

2018-07-04: The folks over at the Socialist Worker ask: “What can...

2018-07-04: A shocking map of America’s vast “immigrant detention machine”

2018-07-04: More Americans Evacuated From China Over Mysterious Ailments (What a...

2018-07-03: Bill Gates spent hundreds of millions of dollars to improve...

2018-07-02: More States Opting To ‘Robo-Grade’ Student Essays By Computer (How...

2018-07-01: Most of the videos on my Facebook timeline are basically...

2018-07-01: Verso has a flash sale for Sunday, July 1st: 90%...

2018-07-01: How Facebook Punked and then Gut Punched the News Biz...

2018-06-30: Taiwan’s New Southbound Push Risks Duterte Drug War Complicity

2018-06-29: Howard Zinn: “It would be naive to depend on the...

2018-06-29: 跟香港人用「普通話」溝通還是很困難。雖然有一些人講的比英文好,他們還是聽不太懂我的「台灣國語」而我也聽不懂他們的粵語腔。😥

2018-06-29: This is where scientists may find the next hobbits

2018-06-29: Harlan Ellison, Grand Master of Science Fiction & Fantasy, 1934-2018...

2018-06-28: Kennedy’s retirement ensures Roe v. Wade will be overturned

2018-06-27: The Colonial Documentary Film in South and South-East Asia (Important...

2018-06-27: A top House Democrat just lost his primary — to...

2018-06-26: The Poor People’s Campaign Is Just Getting Started

2018-06-26: For people who somehow still don’t know that Dune’s Paul...

2018-06-26: If, like me, you’ve been too busy to keep with...

2018-06-25: Hong Kong’s vanishing archives and the battle to preserve history...

2018-06-23: Not only is Taiwan not welcoming to refugees, but it...

2018-06-23: “Are chronotopes helpful?” - by the unstoppable Jan Blommaert.

2018-06-23: Netflix has a “skip intro” feature. I wish they could...

2018-06-21: RIP Koko! 😢Who was Koko? Sign Language Gorilla Dead at...

2018-06-21: How early 20th-century Japanese rice breeders shaped the future of...

2018-06-20: The Problem with Assholes (This says so many things I...

2018-06-20: “Public transit, Americans for Prosperity says, goes against the liberties...

2018-06-20: AAA Rejects Separating Immigrant Children From Their Parents as Mean-Spirited...

2018-06-19: Complex history of dog origins and translocations in the Pacific...

2018-06-19: BREAKING: Nationwide Protests Against Family Separation Announced

2018-06-19: Public Statement from HAU Editorial Board Members Past and Present...

2018-06-19: Google released this incredibly useful extension 4 years ago, how...

2018-06-19: Trump Job Approval at 45%, Tying Personal Best (Turns our...

2018-06-18: So I’ve written about 6,500 words this semester. But the...

2018-06-18: Statement on Hau and Open Access Publishing (It is actually...

2018-06-18: Supporting Taiwanese sovereignty shouldn’t mean parroting the racist theories of...

2018-06-18: Understanding The Administration’s Monstrous Immigration Policies

2018-06-18: The current horrific immigration policy is Trump’s not the Dems;...

2018-06-18: xkcd.com/2005/

2018-06-16: There is an alternate timeline where the TV show Timeless...

2018-06-16: “The name Hau also reflects a wider problem with how...

2018-06-16: “this is a project that engages indigenous ideas, not actual...

2018-06-15: The HAU kerfuffle has been written up by Colleen Flaherty...

2018-06-15: How People Close to Joe Crowley Have Gotten Rich While...

2018-06-15: What’s Going On With New York’s Elite Public High Schools?...

2018-06-15: Obama’s Dubious Detention Centers (NY Times editorial from 2016…)

2018-06-14: Uyghur pop star detained in China “the reason for Ablajan’s...

2018-06-14: Dr. Ruth, Dr. Kissinger, and Trump’s Cruelty to Families

2018-06-14: A very useful Twitter thread by @hilaryagro. It lists almost...

2018-06-13: Why 10% of Florida Adults Can’t Vote: How Felony Convictions...

2018-06-12: Dennis Banks, Native American Activist And Wounded Knee Occupier, Dies...

2018-06-12: Bernie Sanders’ Criticism Of Israel Is Radical. And He’s Taking...

2018-06-11: Why do we say “movie buff” and “computer buff”?

2018-06-11: Meet the guys who tape Trump’s papers back together “The...

2018-06-09: “Precarity isn’t the major problem in the American labor market....

2018-06-09: I’ve never read or watched anything by Anthony Bourdain but,...

2018-06-09: Useful website @CPECWire is “dedicated to tracking and assessing the...

2018-06-08: How Should the World Respond to Intensifying Repression in Xinjiang?...

2018-06-08: Petition · Letter to the Leadership of the Association for...

2018-06-07: India Bars Pakistani Academics From Attending Asian Studies Conference

2018-06-06: My favorite new iOS feature: Bedtime Mode “notifications that come in while you’re asleep won’t appear on...

2018-06-06: The Latest Attack in the Campaign to Silence Criticism of...

2018-06-05: Love the webpage for the “The web that was” conference!...

2018-06-04: Like the girl in Anderson’s fairy tale, many faculty discover...

2018-06-04: Why America is the World’s First Poor Rich Country (I...

2018-06-03: Israel says it won’t recognize Ugandan Jewish community (From what...

2018-06-03: Justin Trudeau’s Pipeline Boondoggle

2018-06-02: Palestinian Medic Killed at Gaza Protest - Video

2018-06-02: Here’s the Starbucks racial bias training video employees saw (I...

2018-06-02: It’s Only Hair (Animated ethnography from the anthropology department at...

2018-06-02: FEMA Paid Millions For Half-Empty ‘Floating Hotel’ After Hurricane Maria...

2018-06-02: Wave Of Murders In Past Month Has Its Roots In...

2018-06-02: China has turned Xinjiang into a police state like no...

2018-06-02: Why Rich Kids Are So Good at the Marshmallow Test...

2018-06-01: Niall Ferguson wanted opposition research on a student

2018-06-01: A genetically modified organism could end malaria and save millions...

2018-06-01: Harvard study estimates thousands died in Puerto Rico because of...

2018-06-01: Going beyond the archival documents about the Nakba

2018-06-01: “it’s not just a matter of people naturally growing more...

2018-06-01: Last of Rabbit-Proof Fence sisters Daisy Kadibil dies age 95...

2018-06-01: “I used to be a 911 dispatcher. I had to...

2018-05-31: Say hello to Justin Trudeau, the world’s newest oil executive...

2018-05-30: Lost for words: language exchange with India - Taipei Times...

2018-05-29: Did the Trump Administration Separate Immigrant Children From Parents and...

2018-05-29: Effectiveness of Anonymization in Double-Blind Review (Non-blind review is biased...

2018-05-29: Spend half an hour doing my morning writing, or waste...

2018-05-28: #WhereAreTheChildren: How to Help

2018-05-27: Was Slavery a Factor in the Second Amendment? (Yes it...

2018-05-25: Everyone gets upset when airlines fail to list Taiwan as...

2018-05-25: Please consider supporting this new film by John Slattery, director...

2018-05-24: Moses Farrow tells his version of the story

2018-05-24: Centrists Are the Most Hostile to Democracy, Not Extremists

2018-05-24: “at their peak, unions were disproportionately made up of the...

2018-05-24: It’s Not Too Late to Save the Taipei Times

2018-05-23: 193 tons of prescription medication are thrown away in Taiwan...

2018-05-23: Amazon Teams Up With Law Enforcement to Deploy Dangerous New...

2018-05-22: THIS is Fascism: What You Need To Know About The...

2018-05-21: Last serpent shop shutters in Taipei’s Snake Alley

2018-05-20: Israel and Evangelicals: New U.S. Embassy Signals a Growing Alliance...

2018-05-20: How India’s Welfare Revolution Is Starving Citizens

2018-05-20: “We are dying in Gaza anyway. We might as well...

2018-05-20: Texas school had a shooting plan, armed officers and practice....

2018-05-19: Many people have watched the film 3 Idiots, but how...

2018-05-19: What Really Happens in China’s ‘Re-education’ Camps

2018-05-19: I don’t think I ever shared the final syllabus for...

2018-05-19: So today I learned that the Chinese translation of The...

2018-05-18: #WorstAcademicDiagrams #dendum

2018-05-17: Taiwanese women brag on LINE about not giving domestic workers...

2018-05-16: Zionists… have argued that it is the very presence of...

2018-05-15: The town of Bedrock, in the Flintstones, had a more...

2018-05-15: MSF doctors in Gaza: “The exit wounds are fist-size. Bone...

2018-05-15: As D.I.Y. Gene Editing Gains Popularity, ‘Someone Is Going to...

2018-05-15: We Must Speak Up Against Israel’s Slaughter in Gaza

2018-05-15: Israel Kills Dozens of Unarmed Protesters in Gaza as Jared...

2018-05-14: There have been more than 10,000 members of Congress—but never...

2018-05-14: Rousseau’s Turban

2018-05-14: the challenge of intensive mentoring amid neoliberal scarcity #dendum

2018-05-14: Taiwan Takes a Step Back With New Coal Plant

2018-05-14: This is Russia

2018-05-13: Meet the American who translates some of India’s finest Hindi...

2018-05-13: Ever wish you could do your writing in the Tardis?...

2018-05-13: Really excited for this special issue of Boundary 2 on...

2018-05-12: Three key officials of the “Taiwan Civil Government” detained in...

2018-05-12: Indigenous Canadians sue the US government over decades of secret,...

2018-05-12: Nomadic tribes: Move to grant Constitutional protection gathers pace

2018-05-12: The Disavowal of Henrietta Schmerler #dendum #metoo

2018-05-11: What Was Not Said (NPR story on Taiwan, the White...

2018-05-11: How China Managed to Play Censor at a Conference on...

2018-05-10: Supercomputers are driving a revolution in hurricane forecasting “Five-day forecasts...

2018-05-10: Does Your Water Need More Ions? (No. But expensive filters...

2018-05-08: I don’t think abortion is murder, and neither do you...

2018-05-08: How American births are marred by racism. Powerful anthro{dendum} post...

2018-05-08: It’s as if Elon Musk, Mohammed bin Salman, and Oliver...

2018-05-08: Renewables Getting Cheaper, But We Still Need (Some) Conventional Sources Here are the three key takeaways from Lazard’s latest annual...

2018-05-08: Meet the Young Indigenous Hunters of Taiwan

2018-05-08: Tomahawk Chops and Indian Mascots: In Europe, Teams Don’t See...

2018-05-07: In Brazil, patients risk everything for the ‘right to beauty’...

2018-05-06: Surreal Scenes On NTU Campus Yesterday With Calls For “New...

2018-05-06: Crowdsourcing a local grassroots media initiative to fight communal violence...

2018-05-06: A Simple Way to Improve a Billion Lives: Eyeglasses

2018-05-05: Taiwan’s government still hasn’t figured out if they are the...

2018-05-03: Wow! A new study pushes back date of earliest known...

2018-05-03: My dad has become a blogger! He’s in Scientific American...

2018-05-03: The UK revoked the visas of tens of thousands of...

2018-05-02: several of Cohen’s clients were affiliated with insurance fraud rings...

2018-05-02: China is mining data directly from workers’ brains on an...

2018-05-02: Photojournalist Killed in Kabul Left a Legacy of Images

2018-05-02: Really Springer? That’s how you “solved” your fake papers problem?...

2018-05-01: About those articles claiming “collapse” at the North Korean Nuclear...

2018-04-30: The Big Apple’s budding love for Taiwanese food

2018-04-30: 納粹制定反猶太法時,參考的是美國法

2018-04-30: In 1931, Zora Neale Hurston sought to publish the story...

2018-04-30: If you liked my Lazy PowerPoint post, you’ll be happy...

2018-04-29: 學生A:你小的時候,已經有彩色照相機嗎? 學生B:你還有那張照片嗎?有同學不相信你以前很帥。 Student A: “Did they have color film cameras...

2018-04-29: For those of you in London, a chance to see...

2018-04-29: A great source of online intermediate level Iyengar yoga classes Although there are some great Iyengar yoga teachers in Taipei...

2018-04-29: If that Golden State Killer story scared you, just look at what China and India are doing! Everyone concerned about the implications of the Golden State Killer...

2018-04-29: American Jews Have Abandoned Gaza — And The Truth

2018-04-28: Why we should bulldoze the business school

2018-04-28: Asian Tigers Leave Taiwan Behind

2018-04-28: Robin D. G. Kelley in Solidarity with Grad Workers at...

2018-04-28: How Trump’s travel ban became normal

2018-04-28: New study: When states passed right-to-carry laws, violent crime ended...

2018-04-27: Really impressed with this woman’s ability to apply makeup in...

2018-04-27: My latest anthro{dendum} post: We suck at (academic) politics

2018-04-26: Meet the Researcher Dispelling Old Myths About the Racial Wealth...

2018-04-26: Taiwan Indigenous Studies A talk series (and eventually a book)...

2018-04-26: As far as making the world a better place goes,...

2018-04-26: Most Cubans have no internet access, but get information &...

2018-04-25: Now Teen Vogue is covering the story! (Not that this...

2018-04-24: 中国招聘广告性别歧视

2018-04-24: Video - Chinese Tech Companies’ Dirty Secret Job ads ‘promising...

2018-04-24: Dual citizenship in Japan

2018-04-24: Uncanny Renderings of Art History’s Famous Self-Portraits (Warning: puns)

2018-04-23: John Bolton chaired nonprofit that promoted fake anti-Muslim news

2018-04-23: 視覺人類學在台灣 - 芭樂人類學

2018-04-23: “the Trump administration contends the tribes are a race” The...

2018-04-23: Can a Woman’s Voice Ever Be Right?

2018-04-23: Young Taiwanese on China’s lure, in their own words

2018-04-23: Snipers ordered to shoot children, Israeli general confirms

2018-04-22: This video goes out to all those who (a) think...

2018-04-22: Wall Street Is Trying to Embezzle Puerto Rico’s Hurricane Relief...

2018-04-21: US government concerned about migrant workers’ rights in Taiwan

2018-04-21: Blahker 巴拉剋 is an iOS content blocker specifically for Taiwan....

2018-04-21: Syria war: The online activists pushing conspiracy theories

2018-04-21: Gothamist Daily: Michael Cohen Gets The Crappy Subway Ads He Deserves...

2018-04-20: That moment when Lady Subaru dissolves the Crimson Knights rather...

2018-04-20: Seeking Foreign Money, G.O.P. Donor Pushed for Trump to Golf...

2018-04-19: Why Starbucks shouldn’t be praised for its misguided racism workshops...

2018-04-19: Visual Anthropology Programs in Taiwan

2018-04-19: When racism is treated as biology, it is also naturalized...

2018-04-18: Internet in Mahabharata: Tripura chief minister Biplab Deb’s comments leave...

2018-04-18: Indigenous Peoples’ Higher Education and New Zealand Connection - National...

2018-04-18: Displacements Online Film Festival

2018-04-18: If you criticize one scholar you are a gadfly, criticize...

2018-04-18: Michael Cohen’s uncle Morton Levin’s social club was the headquarters...

2018-04-17: British residents deported to Jamaica told to ‘put on accent’...

2018-04-17: China’s Weibo Just Walked Back A Ban On LGBT Content...

2018-04-17: Circumscribing the Body Politic: Circumcision, Religious Freedom and Identity in...

2018-04-17: So consciousness is a virus? Can we get inoculated?

2018-04-17: Women Actually Earn Around 40 Percent Less Than Men

2018-04-17: From Starbucks to Hashtags: We Need to Talk About Why...

2018-04-17: A beginner’s guide to “accessible” modern art jazz

2018-04-17: A lesson from Syria: it’s crucial not to fuel far-right...

2018-04-17: Futile air strikes on Syria won’t defeat Assad and Putin...

2018-04-17: 17世紀的人怎麼說閩南語? 中研院有重大發現

2018-04-16: This Incredible Vintage Film Shows a Trip Through New York...

2018-04-16: For six months we’ve been watching (and hearing) the neighbors...

2018-04-14: The U.S. Has Accepted Only 11 Syrian Refugees This Year...

2018-04-13: Population Density in Shanghai vs. Taipei When I was in Shanghai I was shocked at how...

2018-04-13: The Daily Mail’s attack on Priyamvada Gopal is a disgrace...

2018-04-12: China Is Forcing People To Download An App That Tells...

2018-04-12: The Stolen Bicycle interview

2018-04-12: Jordan Peterson and China’s ‘white left’

2018-04-12: Bernie Sanders in the Deep South

2018-04-11: A National Commission That Has Dismally Failed the Denotified Tribes...

2018-04-11: Anthropologist Dr Atreyee Majumder goes missing in B’luru, family and...

2018-04-10: Vegetarianism in India has more to do with caste hierarchy...

2018-04-09: ‘No innocent people in Gaza’ says Israeli defence minister ~...

2018-04-09: George W. Bush: “I don’t consider Bolton credible.” www.washingtonpost.com/news/glob…

2018-04-08: Indian government agency postponed seminar on religious pluralism because “there...

2018-04-08: I sometimes worry that the only people left who will...

2018-04-08: Taiwan in Time: Four centuries of Muslim migration

2018-04-08: The official twitter app makes it nearly impossible to use...

2018-04-08: Fellow dendrite (blogger at @anthrodendum) @CMcGranahan is interviewed in the...

2018-04-07: “Obama’s data analytics researchers were heralded as technology heroes for...

2018-04-07: Molly Ringwald, in the New Yorker, asking “How are we...

2018-04-06: A handy tip for all those trying to register for...

2018-04-06: Link to the archive of my entire “working with text”...

2018-04-06: RIP Cecil Taylor Unit Structures (1966) is still one of...

2018-04-06: Finished the last planned @nthrodendum post in my five part...

2018-04-06: Studio Ghibli Co-Founder Isao Takahata Dies At 82

2018-04-06: “Why Goldberg was unable to determine, based on Williamson’s extensive...

2018-04-04: This U of A Indigenous history course is the most...

2018-04-03: Here’s an idea: why doesn’t the @AmericanAnthro hire some underemployed...

2018-04-03: The Return of Winnie Mandela (From 2015, an interesting look...

2018-04-03: Why ‘Latinx’ Is Succeeding While Other Gender-Neutral Terms Fail to...

2018-04-02: Anyone else notice that the final scene in Black Mirror...

2018-04-02: The BBC’s “Civilisations : The Triumph of Art,” hosted by...

2018-04-01: anthro{dendum} is now anthro{duodenum}!

2018-04-01: Should Taiwan Celebrate Bolton and Navarro Appointments While The Rest...

2018-04-01: Lessons from the first Summit for Mentoring Indigenous Graduate Students...

2018-03-31: Interesting bit of Taiwan history on film: Evacuation Of Tachens...

2018-03-31: “Realism”: The belief that policies which have failed the last...

2018-03-31: The US asking for social media details from visa applicants...

2018-03-31: How Not To Talk About Race And Genetics (Shane on...

2018-03-31: Money lost each year to theft

2018-03-30: The Kushner Family Passover Haggadah “THE FOUR QUESTIONS: We’ve already...

2018-03-29: The Left’s Embrace of Empire (Forever thinking that the next...

2018-03-29: A Detective Is Torn Between Two Worlds in the New...

2018-03-29: DISPLACEMENTS is a VIRTUAL conference co-organized by the Cultural &...

2018-03-28: ICE Uses Facebook Data to Find and Track Immigrants, Internal...

2018-03-27: 📚 One of my favorite books of the past year...

2018-03-26: First Gondi dictionary of over 3,000 words to help bridge...

2018-03-26: “Because the Uyghur community is watched even outside of China,...

2018-03-26: 《我們為什麼不歌唱》關曉榮 1995

2018-03-26: The conclusion of my two part series on “Hobbes the...

2018-03-26: Religious Conservatives on Trump: “God’s will works in mysterious ways.”...

2018-03-25: Non-Smokers Aren’t Safe from Taiwan’s Lung Cancer Wave

2018-03-25: Minimal media coverage by international media has left Americans, and...

2018-03-25: Attempts To Evict Ljavek Community Add Insult To Injury “founded...

2018-03-25: The Powerful Silence of the March for Our Lives

2018-03-25: March for Our Lives could be the biggest single-day protest...

2018-03-24: Liberals: Trump voters are all unrepentant racists. No point in...

2018-03-23: Indigenous cinema at the NFB “Discover over 50 years of...

2018-03-23: The Story Behind Jordan Peterson’s Indigenous Identity “Peterson…in a way,...

2018-03-23: This rap song is basically an extended Yelp review of...

2018-03-22: My blog post on “Hobbes the Science Fiction Writer” got...

2018-03-22: Which Chinese dynasty are you? “After buying a fine courtyard...

2018-03-21: 馬克思200歲冥誕化身故鄉德國古城紅綠燈小人 (Marx’s birthplace celebrates his 200th with special traffic lights.)...

2018-03-21: Thinking about #DeleteFacebook? Know that there are a number of...

2018-03-20: 太陽花學運口述歷史英文版 3/23正式上線

2018-03-19: Sons of Rich Black Families Fare No Better Than Sons...

2018-03-18: “Leadership”: Reflections from a striking LA (lady academic) in the...

2018-03-17: Whose Land Is It Anyway? A Manual for Decolonization #dendum...

2018-03-17: Japan’s Prisons Are a Haven for Elderly Women

2018-03-15: The Women of Wages for Housework

2018-03-15: This student did the National School Walkout alone and thought...

2018-03-15: Why Are White Men Stockpiling Guns? (“3% of the population...

2018-03-15: Why Are White Men Stockpiling Guns? (“3% of the population...

2018-03-13: A Reporter Rolled Her Eyes, and China’s Internet Broke 😒😒😒...

2018-03-13: BBC Video: India’s gay prince opens his palace for LGBT...

2018-03-13: A video encouraging people to speak Catalan to new immigrants,...

2018-03-13: Fantastic news for my good friend Darryl Sterk whose translation...

2018-03-12: The Daybreak Project is an interactive encyclopedia and oral history...

2018-03-12: The subtle racism of centrist Democrats

2018-03-12: Artist Nan Goldin stages opioids protest in Metropolitan Museum Sackler...

2018-03-12: Did you know the CIA xxxx ?

2018-03-12: Can You Lose A Language You Never Knew? (Also see...

2018-03-11: The U.S. Can No Longer Hide From Its Deep Poverty...

2018-03-11: When will there be a film on Winston Churchill, the...

2018-03-11: The greatness of Twitter: a conversation with digital minister Audrey...

2018-03-11: More Indians are being diagnosed with lung cancer, and it’s...

2018-03-11: Taiwan: The Water-starved Island

2018-03-08: Interview with linguistic anthropologist Kathryn Woolard about her book ,...

2018-03-08: Why Americans are such easy targets for trolls and bots...

2018-03-08: Canadian doctors protest their own pay raises (They did so...

2018-03-07: So the main thing I learned from watching Icarus is...

2018-03-07: The unwelcome revival of ‘race science’ #dendum

2018-03-07: The Woman Who Escaped Enslavement By George Washington

2018-03-07: The Israeli army committed at least 4 war crimes in...

2018-03-06: Open letter to the UK Statistics Authority RE: Census 2021...

2018-03-05: How to persuade a robot that you should get the...

2018-03-04: The first people to arrive in the islands belonged to...

2018-03-04: Billy Graham is lying in state. Why?

2018-03-04: 👞🔫 Gun injuries go down by 20% during NRA conventions...

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2018-03-04: The story we have been telling ourselves about our origins...

2018-03-03: And All Our Past Decades Have Seen Revolutions: The Long...

2018-03-03: ‘Black Panther’ Is Not the Movie We Deserve

2018-03-03: I have a problem with Black Panther

2018-03-03: ‘Black Panther’: Choose Your Weapons

2018-03-03: ‘Black Panther’ : 15 books you need to read after...

2018-03-03: Black Panther’s Dialect Coach Brilliantly Explains Why Wakanda’s Accents Sound...

2018-03-03: Sun Ra > Black Panther

2018-03-03: Wakanda Is a Fake Country, but the African Language in...

2018-03-02: The students of Stoneman Douglas have been the beneficiaries of...

2018-03-01: The late mediaeval debate over the Romance of the Rose...

2018-03-01: Supreme Court Ruling Means Immigrants Could Continue To Be Detained...

2018-02-27: Taiwan’s Toilet Paper Panic Humorous, But Points To Low Wages...

2018-02-27: West Virginia Teachers Walk Out — “Today’s action is the...

2018-02-26: NASA Video: Older Arctic Sea Ice Disappearing

2018-02-26: Māori can choose whether to be registered in Māori or...

2018-02-26: World’s first Indigenous law degree to be offered at UVic...

2018-02-26: Racism – with Chinese characteristics: How Blackface darkened the tone...

2018-02-25: Foucault on “alternative facts” This discourse [of war] established a basic link between relations...

2018-02-25: The cutting-edge of cutting: How Japanese scissors have evolved

2018-02-25: Report: Israel carried out extrajudicial executions, tortured children

2018-02-25: How Facebook Revived the Epistolary Friendship Of course this article...

2018-02-25: Scholar says new book on China’s ‘leftover women’ fails to...

2018-02-24: I really have to see Black Panther soon, my “spoilers”...

2018-02-24: Bill Gates partners with the China National Nuclear Corporation to...

2018-02-24: Facebook is automatically marking all my micro.blog posts as SPAM....

2018-02-24: How Trump Conquered Facebook Without Russian Ads “The only surprise...

2018-02-24: “if no action were taken, USS would be able to...

2018-02-24: Stuck in an airport hotel, feeling jet lagged, so I...

2018-02-24: The Enlightenment of Steven Pinker On “reason”: “Kant, whom Pinker...

2018-02-23: AAA Pushes for Comprehensive Evidence-Based Approach to Prevent Gun Violence...

2018-02-22: Lazy PowerPoint In which ”I show you the quickest, laziest,...

2018-02-21: Draft Report on Tibet’s Linguistic Minorities by Gerald Roche “The...

2018-02-21: Fifty Shades and the secret compromises of women

2018-02-20: Wake up 0.01% sheeple!!!

2018-02-19: #MeToo in China: the Story Beyond Censorship

2018-02-19: Ishi Hiroyuki examines Japanese attitudes towards animals and the historical...

2018-02-18: Response to Mary Beard – Priyamvada Gopal “genteel and patrician...

2018-02-18: What happened when a Jewish settler slapped an Israeli soldier...

2018-02-18: The NRA is smaller than you’d think – so why...

2018-02-18: For every chapter in the history of auto safety there...

2018-02-18: The Second Amendment Was Ratified to Preserve Slavery

2018-02-18: “So a reasonable person might wonder, reading the indictment, whether...

2018-02-18: L’amorosa Menzogna 1949 Antonioni film about photo novellas

2018-02-18: How the NRA Rewrote the Second Amendment

2018-02-17: David Graeber: Manufactured ignorance: The strange case of Juan Cole...

2018-02-17: Marriage Equality in Taiwan: Time to Re-engage the Public (I’m...

2018-02-15: The Cost of Being ‘Savage’ in a Supposedly Civilized World...

2018-02-15: initially, British tastes found Indian tea too bitter and strong....

2018-02-15: The story behind the satellite that Trump wants dead (Hint:...

2018-02-13: Justice minister: Israel must keep Jewish majority even at the...

2018-02-13: The Stock Market Swings Tell You Everything You Need to...

2018-02-13: China uses race to unite and divide

2018-02-12: A Black Man Brought 3 Forms of ID to the...

2018-02-12: 《失踪人民共和国》 来自中国强迫失踪体系的故事 “这些叙述代表了成百上千名被剥夺了中国宪法表面上赋予他们的法定权利者的经历” “讲述者谈到了身心遭受的虐待、殴打、剥夺睡眠、羞辱、隔离和对亲人的威胁” -Steven Lee Meyer, 纽约时报书评

2018-02-11: Swedish bookseller Gui Minhai’s disappearance in China is just the...

2018-02-11: Our reluctance to reduce carbon emissions fast enough makes the...

2018-02-11: A style guide for writing about the rich

2018-02-11: “I am the very model of a New York Times...

2018-02-11: Do they give Pulitzers for articles on paper jams? This...

2018-02-10: The Return of the Show Trial: China’s Televised “Confessions” “This...

2018-02-10: Indigenous Land Acknowledgement, Explained

2018-02-10: Bookseller Gui Minhai surfaces in Chinese custody to deliver staged...

2018-02-10: Facial Recognition Is Accurate, if You’re a White Guy ”Part...

2018-02-10: Why Iranians are Really protesting Compulsory Veiling Laws

2018-02-09: “Singapore’s socio-economic structure embodies many of the fundamentalist views on...

2018-02-09: “By most metrics, Taiwan’s social welfare system can be considered...

2018-02-09: Chinese police are using facial-recognition glasses to scan travelers ”China...

2018-02-09: “花蓮不但建築物普遍老舊,營建署在2014年所做的建築物公共安全檢查業務考核評比,花蓮縣也是居於22縣市最末位”

2018-02-09: Doug Henwood: About that stock panic (Convincing argument that stocks...

2018-02-09: Why do poor Americans eat so unhealthfully? Because junk food...

2018-02-09: Excellent in-depth reporting on the historyof Sci-Hub and open access...

2018-02-09: We, the undersigned, academic specialists in the field of Tibetan...

2018-02-09: Failing health of the United States “the opioid epidemic is...

2018-02-09: (Pure evil) Trump’s draft plan to punish legal immigrants for...

2018-02-08: Israeli Police To Recommend Corruption Indictment Of Prime Minister Benjamin...

2018-02-08: Taiwan Earthquake Toll Rises to 9 Dead, With Dozens Missing...

2018-02-08: Why it might be time to eradicate sex segregation in...

2018-02-08: Sweden’s indigenous Sami people win rights battle against state

2018-02-08: Why a simple, lifesaving rabies shot can cost $10,000 in...

2018-02-08: Despite Cuomo Action, Thousands of Prisoners Still Denied Access to...

2018-02-07: Taiwan’s “businesses are resistant to raising wages for fear of...

2018-02-07: The contemporary, uninitiated reader perusing the main text of Leviathan is in for quite a surprise this classic of political philosophy does not begin with a...

2018-02-07: After 14 hours of rescue efforts, 223 people have been...

2018-02-07: For over a decade, I’ve been able to keep my...

2018-02-07: We are safe in India, as are our friends (and...

2018-02-06: The Arctic is full of toxic mercury, and climate change...

2018-02-06: Sonia Das on her new book, Linguistic Rivalries

2018-02-06: Why Asia’s Tigers Suffer while the Nordics Thrive (Part 2)...

2018-02-06: The Bitter Truth: Why Asia’s Tigers Suffer while the Nordics...

2018-02-06: What is a microblog, and why do you need one? I was trying to set up a microblog and didn’t...

2018-02-06: Hualien quakes sign that Taiwan has entered 100-year earthquake cycle On...

2018-02-06: Conan O’Brien wasn’t ready for this Haitian little girl’s anti-colonialism...

2018-02-06: Someone wrote up the conference I attended last year at...

2018-02-06: Making Fun of How South Asians Talk: A History

2018-02-06: President Donald Trump…communicates at the lowest grade level of the...

2018-02-05: Very happy to have my microblog now running under my...

2018-02-05: Regarding this New Yorker article about emotional-support animals: yes, abuse...

2018-02-05: The problem with micro.blog and mastodon is that they are...

2018-02-05: This story, “High-skilled Indian workers rally for Trump’s merit-based immigration...

2018-02-05: Why I am testing out micro.blog Those were great years — but then a few tragedies...