American Creed

Eric Liu Turns Seattleites Into “Sworn-Again Citizens”

Clip | 2m 7s | Video has closed captioning.

Eric Liu, a first-generation Chinese American based in Seattle, brings people together across ethnic, cultural, economic and ideological lines to foster a culture of meaningful citizenship. He believes that when you stop participating in politics, “you cede the field to the few who would like to command the field. And they usually don’t have your interests in mind.”

Aired: 02/27/18

Rating: TV-PG

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