On this episode of the Source Code podcast: First, we go over what's in the Biden administration's $2 trillion infrastructure plan, and what it might mean for tech. Then, Shen Lu joins the show to talk about the Chinese government's recent crackdowns on Alibaba, Baidu, Tencent and other local tech giants. Finally, Megan Rose Dickey discusses the Asian American experience in the tech industry right now, and why the "model minority" myth continues to be a problem.
For more on the topics in this episode:
- President Biden wants to spend $500 billion on tech
- Shen Lu on Twitter
- Chinese Big Tech's shadiest practices
- Megan Rose Dickey on Twitter
- Asian Americans in tech say they face "a unique flavor of oppression"