SUAB HMONG NEWS (09/20/2016) – Yee Leng Xiong, member of the D.C. Everest Area School Board and member of the Marathon County Board, given a speech for Hmong youth at the 2016 Hmong National Labor Day Festival.
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Yee Leng Xiong said the successful of Hmong-American today is because the sacrificed of the previous Hmong generation.
“I think it is time… instead of us using the previous generation to build our reputation… using our Veterans, using our former leaders, using their legacy to build our reputation, we need to start protect it and start being proud of those who gave out their lives, their poets, and everything they had to ensure better future for us… there is no us, there is no them, and there is only we. And the question for all youth out there is what are we going to do next?”
Watch Yee Leng Xiong’s full speech at the Suab Hmong News Channel on Youtube at www.youtube.com/suabhmongnews.