Why Astronaut Leroy Chiao Sees Many Reasons for Optimism
May 21, 2021 — In the latest episode of Asia Society's series Asian Americans Building America, Asia Society President and CEO Kevin Rudd speaks with Leroy Chiao, a Chinese American astronaut, about his upbringing, his work with young people, and what it was like to vote from outer space. (16 min., 17 sec.)
Watch past episodes featuring chef Ranjan Dey, student activist Mina Fedor, and physician Connie Chen. See Asia Society's complete coverage of Asian American issues.