The Femisphere: A Link Roundup

  A Link Roundup of Body Politics, Body Image & Body Justice News Justice Tunisia's black community says racism is commonplace in the country today. In this village, children of different skin colour travel on separate buses. Locals say this is to prevent mixed marriages. But not all Tunisians would agree. … [Read more...]

Butterflies, Slumdogs, And Tiger Moms: Asian American Women And The Rescue Narrative

By Sayantani DasGupta at Racialicous “Can we try it more mysterious, with that mystique from the East? … Channel a late night sex chat ad … Maybe go back further into your heritage … A little more ethnic.” Remember those racist-alicious ads from Michigan senatorial candidate Pete Hoekstra, the ones where the docile, limpid … [Read more...]