Lucas Kwong is a writer, musician, assistant professor of English at New York City College of Technology, and assistant editor for New American Notes Online. He’s written at his newsletter; outlets like Public Books, Red Letter Christians, and the Institute of Christian Socialism’s Bias Magazine; and scholarly journals like Victorian Literature and Culture and Journal of Narrative Theory. He makes music as The Brother K Melee, at He and his wife are geographically displaced, but spiritually diehard, New Yorkers.

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It's Not Enough to Condemn Hate

by Lucas Kwong 03-26-2021

Jami Webb places flowers outside Young's Asian Massage following the deadly shootings in Acworth, Ga.,  March 19, 2021. Webb is the daughter of Xiaojie Tan, the owner of the spa who was killed in the shootings. REUTERS/Bita Honarvar

In the wake of the atrocities of March 16, Asians in the U.S. are beginning to mobilize en masse against the hatred directed at our community.