Reinstatement of Wisconsin teacher who used anti-Asian racial slurs sparks outrage
Asian American leaders in Wausau, Wisconsin, have signed an open letter expressing their outrage over the reinstatement of a high school ban...
Michelle De Pacina
Resurfaced comment from K-pop idol Haruto sparks homophobia accusations
Several K-pop fans have accused Treasure member Haruto of homophobia after a video in which he says a relationship between two men is “...
Issues & Racism
Woman videoed spewing anti-Asian, anti-lesbian rant at Miami Starbucks
A woman was kicked out of a Starbucks in Miami after going on an anti-Asian and anti-lesbian rant against other customers.
The incident, whi...
Japan PM fires aide for homophobic remarks
Japan Prime Minister Fumio Kishida fired and then apologized for his aide’s homophobic remarks.
On Friday, Kishida’s now-former aide, Arai ...
San Francisco man pistol-whipped, robbed during daylight attack by group of suspects
Marcus Chung was out for a walk near the Chase Center in San Francisco at around 4 p.m. on March 18 when a car with four males allegedly pu...
Maskless Woman Goes on a Racist, Homophobic Rant on Asian Mom and Daughter in California
A mother and her daughter recently endured multiple racist attacks from a woman in their neighborhood in Fremont, California.
An onslaught o...
‘You F*cking Ch*nk!’: Queer Chef Attacked With Homophobic, Racist Slurs During Zoom Cooking Class
A queer Asian chef in North Carolina reportedly endured homophobic and racist slurs while hosting a recent cooking class via Zoom.
Spa Manager Allegedly Denies Gay Couple a Massage Because He’s ‘Never Seen’ a Gay Couple Before
A spa in Naples, Florida has come under fire after its manager vehemently refused to provide service to a gay couple who walked in for a mas...
Russian Region Blocks Playing of BTS Documentary Because It’s ‘Gay’
The Russian republic of Dagestan reportedly canceled the premiere of a BTS concert documentary in an attempt to warn citizens against “Korea...