Based in san francisco, california, mia shaw writes, acts, and analyzes public policy. Her posts explore current events, cultural phenomena, and diverse opinions.


How do I know our culture is racist? Because my family changed their entire identity to become one of the cool white kids - literally forgetting and denying our heritage fully.

My Chinese refugee grandparents believe that "white is right." They've said horrible things about people of color. But they are people of color.

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