Matt Thompson http://kalw.org en What We Learned From Our Month-Long Exploration Of #XCultureLove http://kalw.org/post/what-we-learned-our-month-long-exploration-xculturelove Someone in Southern California seems to have a real issue with Asian-American women. Their main sticking point? Relationships between Asian-American women and white men.<p>Last week, Asian American student groups at the University of California — Los Angeles and the University of Southern California were mailed fliers <a href="http://www.laweekly.com/informer/2014/02/11/racist-anti-asian-flier-rocks-ucla-usc-campuses">blasting Asian women for dating white guys</a>, using all sorts of racial slurs and grimey language. Fri, 14 Feb 2014 19:37:00 +0000 Matt Thompson & Kat Chow 39766 at http://kalw.org What We Learned From Our Month-Long Exploration Of #XCultureLove Why It's Hard To Talk About Attraction In Race And Culture http://kalw.org/post/why-its-hard-talk-about-attraction-race-and-culture A few years ago, a woman named Elaine Dove <a href="http://jezebel.com/5818285/my-experiment-on-race-and-craigslist-dating">tried an experiment</a> on Craigslist. She created three ads, each with a different treatment of her racial and cultural background:<p><blockquote><p>"The first described me accurately: gothic, Asian-American, alternative, artistic, inquisitive, intelligent, adventurous. The second made no mention of my race at all. Sat, 01 Feb 2014 21:06:00 +0000 Matt Thompson 39164 at http://kalw.org Why It's Hard To Talk About Attraction In Race And Culture Even Terrorists Have To Fill Out Expense Reports http://kalw.org/post/even-terrorists-have-fill-out-expense-reports <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hGo5bxWy21g</p> Thu, 30 May 2013 14:55:00 +0000 Matt Thompson 27995 at http://kalw.org