Curing my white fever

Sex on Tuesday

My parents raised me to prefer Vietnamese men, but I grew up in an upper-middle-class suburban environment, which was predominantly white.
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Portrait of a Lauren on Fire

Off the Beat

At that age, I didn’t really know what a gay person was. I had grown up watching “The Birdcage” and “Will & Grace” with my mercifully liberal family.
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Illustration of two llamas intertwining necks

With llama love

Llamas are capable of deep communication with open hearts. Just the sight of these llamas brings a light, happy feeling to most.
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Not Vietnamese enough

Off the Beat

Jennifer. This is your white name. Little Thảo didn’t understand the feelings that would come out of accepting this small change.
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An ode to Berkeley

It is hard to understand what is right or wrong, but to enact true change, we cannot remain passive or become bystanders to history. 
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