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PUBLISHED WORK


Weekend Project: How to Make the Perfect Shochu Highball
Thrillist


As U.S. Power Wanes, Japan Reboots Its Military
The Tower Magazine

He Saved Gabby Giffords. Can Daniel Hernandez Save Arizona?
The Tower Magazine
San Diego Society of Professional Journalists Awards 2016
2nd Place, Political/Government Magazine Writing


On World Press Freedom Day, journalists remember, remind and report
The San Diego Union-Tribune


Is the 'Rick and Morty' Szechuan McNugget sauce worth $14,700?
The San Diego Union-Tribune

The Origins of Anti-Semitic Anime Inspired by Donald Trump
The Jewish Daily Forward

The 'Get Out Challenge' is getting out of control
The San Diego Union-Tribune

ICYMI: Huffington Post just got a huge makeover and a new name, HuffPost
The San Diego Union-Tribune

Donald Trump: Not the Candidate We Need, But the One We Deserve
HuffPost 


San Diego's Jewish Community Resists Executive Order, Declaring ‘We Were Refugees Too’
HuffPost

Dear Chris Rock, Your Asian Joke Wasn't Funny
HuffPost
How to Throw the Ultimate Sushi Party at Home
Thrillist

In the Safe Spaces on Campus, No Jews Allowed
the Washington Post / the Tower Magazine
San Diego Press Club, 43rd Annual Excellence in Journalism Awards
1st Place, Education Magazine Writing


The San Diego State mascot debate is over — for now
The San Diego Union-Tribune


Wes Anderson's 'Isle of Dogs' film cast reignites Hollywood whitewashing debate
The San Diego Union-Tribune

Does Saudi Arabia deserve a place on the UN's Women's Rights Commission?
The San Diego Union-Tribune

‘Fresh Off The Boat’ Makes Timely Statement On Asian-American Identity. Here’s Why It Matters In 2016.
HuffPost

As a Japanese Man Living in America, Gun Violence is My New Reality
HuffPost

Time to Abolish Greek Life
The Daily Aztec 

Take Pride in Your Parents
White House Act to Change Initiative