Asian Americans Offer Some Thoughtful Advice to President Donald Trump

Uncertainty is probably a word that can best describe how a great number of Asian Americans (and other minority groups) feel about Donald Trump’s presidency.

His rhetoric against countries he perceives as enemies has so far enabled a culture of racism, violence and hate towards minorities by some of his followers.

In an effort to put a stop on this trend, hopeful Asian Americans have come together to give some advice to the president on how he could better represent a more diverse America.

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A video released by Asia Society featured over a dozen Asian Americans facing the camera and giving their messages to Trump.

“During two days of filming, the participants — who traced their ancestry to several different Asian countries — discussed a wide variety of specific topics, from LGBT rights, tension in the South China Sea, and climate change,” the group wrote.

Similar sentiments aired in the short video revealed a shared strong desire for President Trump to “govern on behalf of all Americans, particularly immigrants and religious minorities.”

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Two weeks in after his inauguration on January 20 and Trump has more than shaken things up a bit as the new POTUS. He has made some major and minor changes to U.S. policy, most of them dealing with immigration, affecting millions of residents in the country.

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