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Saving Face in China

I’m constantly impressed by the selfless, community-focused nature of my students and friends here in China. When we talk about what we’d do with a million dollars (standard ESL icebreaker question) I tend to imagine myself in a gold-plated villa, sitting in a Jacuzzi while I watch my thousand-strong pack of dogs frolic by the lake. 1,942 more words


Feminism or self-interest?

Feminism. Thanks to the Western notion of it, feminism is often fallaciously associated with misandry. And I would not blame men for assuming this. The way feminism is portrayed by Western standards appears to be needlessly aggressive, self-indulgent, superficial and, in many cases, blatantly accusing every man of misogyny. 823 more words

Acid Attacks

An Amazing Kindness on Both Sides

The other day I witnessed a beautiful thing! Two acts of kindness at once. There was a gentleman in a meeting who had given the impression that he was unemployed, which most people assume that he is broke and down on his luck. 200 more words


Saving Face: "Happy endings do exist"

Minority Retort is a weekly film podcast by two people of colour.

Each episode, co-hosts Farah and Tope alternate picking from their favourite movies to debate the question: … 63 more words

Minority Retort



Just seeing that 009 Project,

He wants him a circle of track…

Two trains in opposite directions

And maybe an “out-and-back.” 54 more words

By Jonathan Caswell

[Movie Review] Saving Face (2004)

Hai! Ini post pertamaku, agak bingung cara mulainya gimana, belum terbiasa sih, jadi kalau kata-katanya kaku, tidak sesuai EYD, alay, aneh, mohon dimaklumi ya? :D… 337 more words


Saving Face, Losing Heads

A sermon preached at Niles Discovery Church, Fremont, California,
on Sunday, July 12, 2015, by the Rev. Jeffrey Spencer.
Scriptures: Mark 6:14-29 and 2 Samuel 6:12b-19… 2,113 more words