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"I felt that they needed someone who was not just a Latino face. Asian Americans are just as much of this movement as other immigrants in this country."
Deputy Foreign Minister Shinsuke Sugiyama, who appeared on Wednesday at Asia Society, also explained why China's economic slowdown is "not good for anybody."
Fourteen prominent members of the Filipino-American community will appear at Asia Society on Friday to talk about the moment that changed their lives.
The former Australian prime minister, now president of the Asia Society Policy Institute, shared his insights during a recent call with AsiaConnect.