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Jen Sookfong Lee

Writer, Radio Personality

Jen Sookfong Lee was born and raised in Vancouver’s East Side, where she now lives with her husband and son. Her books include The Better Mother, a finalist for the City of Vancouver Book Award, The End of East, and Shelter, a novel for young adults. A popular radio personality, Jen appears regularly as a contributor on The Next Chapter and is a frequent co-host of the Studio One Book Club.
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Finally Something That Makes Me Feel Sorry For Avril Lavigne

When Avril Lavigne issued a defence on Twitter, peppered with LOLs and claiming that because Japanese people were involved in the development of the "Hello Kitty" video, it couldn't possibly be racist, I gave up. It's the same tired defence we hear all the time. But my best friend is Asian/gay/vegan!
04/26/2014 01:15 EDT