Understanding the xenophobic response to NCoV: A perspective in the Philippines

In Manila, Philippines, a young woman on her daily commute makes her way through the crowded train carefully. Nearly everyone’s eyes are on her; they scrutinize her face, her complexion, and her chinky eyes. She pretends she hasn’t noticed, but someone whispers a slur in her direction.  Another young woman books a local ride-sharing app … Continue reading Understanding the xenophobic response to NCoV: A perspective in the Philippines