I report for Vice News Tonight on HBO. I know a lot about video games, Japan, rap music, and various combinations of the above. Currently working on a book on Japanese hip-hop culture.
“Hidden Figures” was whitewashed — but it didn't have to be
One of the most brilliant, dramatic scenes in the film …never actually happened.
Kumail Nanjiani on “The Big Sick”: “I don't deserve this” – VICE News
Dating across cultures is hard. It’s even harder when one of you is in a coma.
Meet the black comedian who has become Japan's most unlikely star
Ike got into Japanese comedy completely by accident. Raised near Seattle, the Nigerian-American had always intended to go into computer science, having taught himself programming while in elementary school.
People are mad they have to play a black character in FIFA 17
You can choose your team, and you can choose your position, but you can’t choose your race. Your character is black.
Facebook tracks your “ethnic affinity” — unless you're white
Facebook never asks you about your race, but depending on what you do on the platform, it may assign you something it calls an “ethnic affinity.” Unless, of course, you're white.