In his column, Simu Liu reinforced that the pandemic has affected many before he told his parents’ immigration story. He delved into a well-known series of incidents involving elderly Asian Americans who were targeted for their race. He requested that people raise their voices against anti-Asian discrimination instead of being bystanders. As a son of two immigrants, Liu spoke from the heart as he expressed concern over his parents’ safety considering attacks on elderly Asian Americans. He also used statistics to back up his stance on the relevant matter, which made his story more concrete.