When I think of Grace-nowadays, I first see her hands.
Delicate rice paper skin,
nails that amazingly collect the day’s pollution
without touching outside air,
and thin blue veins
pumping the blood of 100 year-old...
Beauty has a language all its own, and every culture speaks a different dialect. In Taiwan, my temporary home, navigating the impossible beauty standards can feel as dangerous as weathering the typhoon season.
Artist and media justice activist Betty Yu examines the impact the end of Net Neutrality -- aka the Open Internet -- will have on communities of color, grassroots organizations, and even independent, volunteer-run publications like Hyphen.