Judith Butler on MLK, grievability, and nonviolence

Public vote counting a powerful aspect of Taiwan’s democracy

Excellent analysis, from 2016, about the decline of the KMT. But it is useful to recall that people have been predicting the permanent decline of the GOP for decades and it hasn’t happened yet…

Teaching China Through Black History

Hong Kong workers flock to labor unions as new protest tactic

Why Japanese names have flipped

47 of Taiwan’s 113 legislators are women!

⭐️ Why Racists (and Liberals!) Keep Writing for ‘Quillette’

I sweated blood and tears to write a chapter on “the definition of ethnographic film” for this new book, but the insane price tag will ensure nobody ever reads it: The Routledge International Handbook of Ethnographic Film and Video.

‘She was absolutely adored’: Iranian scientist spent her life fighting for Indigenous voices in conservation - She died aboard Ukraine Airlines Flight 752

Canadian Jews Stand With Wet’Suwet’en: To Repair the World, We Must Decolonize

The Americans Joe Biden Left Behind on the Bankruptcy Bill

These parrots are the first birds observed showing kindness to others

China’s biggest independent film festival forced to suspend operations indefinitely

Single-payer system could save US $600 billion in administrative costs

Indian Supreme Court finds 150-day Internet blackout in Kashmir illegal

What Is ‘National Doom’? In Taiwan, It Depends on Whom You Ask

Taiwan is fighting Beijing influence, but it won’t close the door to mainland Chinese people 《I’m quoted saying nice things about my Chinese exchange students.》

Over 300 International Academics Condemn ‘Politically Motivated’ JNU Attack

Cambodian Royal Family Celebrates Its First Bat Mitzvah

Black Britons Know Why Meghan Markle Wants Out

Largest Ever Strike in India Shakes Up Modi Govt 《Only a handful of countries have bigger populations than the number of people on strike!》

‘Always campaign time’: Why Taiwan’s indigenous people back KMT by Erin Hale (with quotes from Scott Simon, Kulas Umo, and Hsieh Jolan)

Taiwan’s Household Registration System Disenfranchises Its Young Voters

How to Read Faiz for Those Who Never Read Poetry