Emma Richards

Emma Richards is a full-time writer for Asian Correspondent. Originally from the UK, she has spent much of her life living in Southeast Asia contributing to news and travel publications. Her background is in urban development and homelessness in developing nations.

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The science of hate: Why we fear refugees

WHEN the arrival of a group of Yemeni refugees in South Korea sparked an unprecedented wave of xenophobia, the anti-refugee sentiment that has swept Europe and the United States openly...

China is running out of space to bury its dead

WAILING cries and impassioned tears met bulldozers and angry officials in the Chinese province of Jiangxi as a campaign to phase out burials found a very real face.