Courtesy Lieu FamilyLieu is now known for acts like calling out internet trolls for “stupid racist shit” comments about COVID-19.
Born in Taiwan, he noted that he now reflects on his Asian American identity with a healthy dose of confidence, his heritage now a source of pride.
Courtesy Lieu Family“Growing up where I did, there were times when I was made to feel like I did not belong.
It was in the military, Lieu says, where he came into his own and felt humanized beyond two-dimensional Asian American labels.
His followers have transcended the Asian American community and Lieu regularly backs legislation that benefits those outside of his own race.