Andrew Yang On Growing Up Asian American, Being ‘Bullied’ With Racial Slurs | NBC News

Andrew Yang On Growing Up Asian American, Being ‘Bullied’ With Racial Slurs | NBC News
Andrew Yang On Growing Up Asian American, Being ‘Bullied’ With Racial Slurs | NBC News
Tell us a little bit about what it was like to be a child of Taiwanese immigrants. You feel like your spot in this country, someone in question least that’s the way. I felt growing up my brother and I tried to fit in really and failed a lot of the time I would say fun weekend. I was very nerdy Chinese kid played piano and had braces. I was one of the only Asian kids in my town, and so that made me feel like I had to sit approve myself. I got, I guess, you’d call it, but now a fair amount got called fairly regularly, and so I decided to fight – and I would I’d skipped a grade, I’m very skinny, so I would lose most all those fights and the opposite of Donald Trump in many respects Is an Asian man who likes math criteria that Democrats have for the nominee is who can beat Donald Trump? That’S one reason why Joe Biden number one, because people think that he’s the most delectable, but if you dig into polling of trump supporters, I am one of only two dates that 10 % or more of trump voters that they would support, which means, if I’m the Democratic nominee, the Democrats will win this election and what are the reason why I’m getting double-digit support from is because I’m not a politician, I’m new, I’m coming outside the system When Donald Trump ran around saying drain the swamp. Is there a lot of Americans who lost faith in our government and our government in DC to solve the problems that they are experiencing in their lives, and so, when I’m campaigning in places like New Hampshire and Iowa, a lot of people will say to me: you Don’T sound like a politician – and I like that, but unfortunately we’re at a point now where it’s going to take some combination of politicians and non politicians to solve the problems. Hey NBC News viewers, thanks for checking out our YouTube channel subscribe by clicking on that button down here and click on any of the videos over here to watch. The latest interview show highlights and digital exclusive thanks for watching
2020 Democratic candidate Andrew Yang joined the Asian American Pacific Islanders Democratic Presidential Forum and spoke about his experiences growing up as a child of Taiwanese immigrants and why he believes he has the best shot at beating President Donald Trump in the upcoming election.
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