Brandon Tsay wants to use his celebrity to help heal his community


Brandon Tsay is awarded the medal of courage by Alhambra Police Chief Kelley Fraser at the Alhambra Lunar New Year Festival in Alhambra, Calif., on Sunday, a little over a week after the Monterey Park mass shooting.

The 26-year-old, who wrested the gun from a shooter who killed 11 people, has been hailed as a hero. Now, he’s using his platform to redirect the overwhelming support to Asian American communities.

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