Trump Supporter Looks Ahead to New Administration:  Lisa Shin calls president-elect a pragmatist on immigration, economy.

By MATTHEW ORMSETH, Rafu Contributor Where many Asian Americans saw an exclusionist whose views on immigration evoked past injustices, Lisa Shin saw a pragmatist unafraid of addressing national security issues head-on, and whose economic savvy could create jobs and return America to the fore of the global economy. Shin, the daughter of South Korean immigrants,…

Momentum, Energy, Enthusiasm Were for Trump, not Elitist Hillary

“I think for Hillary, she had a lot of paid people,” said Dr. Shin during a phone interview with the JoongAng Ilbo. “But I didn’t hear a lot about grass-roots activists like I did with Trump. I believe that there was so much momentum, energy and enthusiasm with Trump. Hillary was disconnected from the people. She was what we call elite. She thought she was privileged.”

Against Everything Trump

by Chang Se-moon I have heard people saying that Trump is against immigration, against Hispanics, against Muslims, against women, against capitalism, against globalization, against democracy, and against everything. We might as well change his first name from Donald to “Against Everything” He may well be against all of these.  As a rare Korean-American who predicted Trump…

A Sovereign God Helped Trump Win

by Daniel Jang Choong Gook, Ph.D  I was introduced to the Trump campaign HDQT at Trump Tower before the RNC convention through Trump’s Miss Universe PR company to which my daughter Rose Jang, a world-renowned crossover soprano belongs. Initially, the camp asked me to rally support among Korean-Americans.   Since then, I set up various colleagues…