Monday, 20 March 2017

Fighting Trump's travel ban is personal for Hawaii's 'scholarly gentleman'

Fighting Trump's travel ban is personal for Hawaii's 'scholarly gentleman'
- Growing up in Washington state, Douglas Chin says he was the stereotypical “smart Chinese kid that got straight As.” His parents taught him not to stick out too much and used to say “don’t poke the lion.”
So when Chin, now the Hawaii attorney general, was deciding on whether to challenge the Trump administration’s latest travel ban, he understood those who said that it wasn’t the state’s fight.