Kat Chow Kat Chow is a reporter covering race, ethnicity, and culture for NPR's Code Switch team.
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Merritt Wever and Toni Collette play two detectives investigating a series of sexual assaults. Beth Dubber/Netflix hide caption

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In The Farewell, Billi (Awkwafina) and her father Haiyan (Tzi Ma) return to China to visit Billi's sick grandmother. A24 hide caption

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Netflix's Tidying Up With Marie Kondo is a different kind of cleaning show — one that prioritizes self-care. Netflix hide caption

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Our Pop Culture Resolutions and Predictions

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Code Switch's 2018 Book Guide

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Switched for Christmas, starring Candace Cameron Bure and Mark Deklin, is just one of many, many Hallmark Holiday movies with casts that look just like this. Jeremy Lee /Hallmark Channel hide caption

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'Tis The Season: We Talk Hallmark Holiday Movies

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As College Apps Are Due, Asian-American High Schoolers Consider Affirmative Action

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Noah Centineo and Lana Condor star in the Netflix adaptation of the young adult novel To All The Boys I've Loved Before. Netflix hide caption

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A Summer Camp For Sikh Youth

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'Crazy Rich Asians' Is A Crazy Good Movie

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How Video Games Can Help Us Explore Ideas About Race

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