Alexander Chee (@alexanderchee )

Alexander Chee

Bio Half Korean, all queer. Author of How to Write an Autobiographical Novel, The Queen of the Night & Edinburgh, @hmhbooks. Associate Prof of CW @dartmouth. he/him
Location New York, NY
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iPhone : Coalition of WWII Japanese American internment camp survivors stage peaceful protest at immigrant detention facility on Texas border abcnews.go.com/US/coalition-w…

iPhone : A taxpayer-funded child-welfare group told a lesbian couple who sought to provide a home for refugee kids that they didn’t qualify — because they don’t “mirror the Holy Family.”

My latest: thedailybeast.com/lesbian-couple…

iPhone : Amazon patents surveillance as a service: flying delivery drones that watch your house and alert the police when they sense something suspicious. What could go wrong? telegraph.co.uk/technology/201…

iPhone : The Trump administration argued court Tuesday that the government is not required to give soap or toothbrushes to children apprehended at the U.S.-Mexico border and can have them sleep on concrete floors in frigid, overcrowded cells.

courthousenews.com/feds-tell-9th-…

iPhone : everyone should celebrate juneteenth and commemorate the single most revolutionary event in american history, the destruction of chattel slavery and the liberation of millions of people from an evil system of extraction and expropriation slate.com/news-and-polit…

iPhone : EBONY has fired its entire online editorial staff seemingly without severance. I hope a really good investor with a love for journalism can acquire the publication and revitalize it. theroot.com/exclusive-ebon…

iPhone : Then, you must do this: help the next person find their way through the dark.

—Joy Harjo, the next U.S. poet laureate
poets.org/poet/joy-harjo

iPhone : A few years ago, while running errands, I happened to notice a man walking down the street. That moment ultimately changed Christine H. Lee 🐓💨’s life. Here’s her wonderful essay about going from “surviving” to “thriving”: catapult.co/stories/failur…

iPhone : Enslavement reigned for 250 years on these shores. When it ended, this country couldve extended its hallowed principles — life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness — to all, regardless of color, writer Ta-Nehisi Coates told Congress. But America had other principles in mind

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