Ian Kumamoto is a Mexico City-born, Texas-raised and Brooklyn-based writer whose work centers the lives and wellbeing of queer and trans people of color. His work has appeared in the New York Times, VICE, the Washington Post and other fancy places.
In his free time, Ian likes to eat, drink and shop at Rainbow. He's a deadbeat dad to a dog that now lives with his ex. He usually refers to himself in the first person.
What it’s like to date as a trans person in 2022
TikTokers claim that ‘brown noise’ is helping them focus
Juul will pay nearly half a billion to settle a teen vaping investigation
‘Transracial’ influencer and BTS wannabe Oli London is wrong in too many ways to count
We need to end the TikTok “Keep or Return” trend
Why young people of color are getting the hell out of the U.S.
Magic mushrooms could help you quit drinking, according to a study
Mimi Zhu’s 'Be Not Afraid of Love' is a love letter to their queer community
Don’t freak out, but you may have a lookalike who shares your DNA
The rise of radical rest
Rainwater is apparently too toxic to drink now
How worried should we be about the new Langya virus?
The 23 best things to drink this summer
People are renting out actual slave cabins on Airbnb
WTF is going on with flights right now?
Is anyone surprised that this anti-vax dating site was hacked?
Every city needs this ingenious traffic light
What it's like to date with HIV
This TikTok beautician detailed exactly how she’d change Natalia Dyer’s face, for some reason
A new report casts serious doubt on the whole serotonin = happiness thing