Jimmy was named to a list of 54 “Most Influential LGBT Asian Icons” published by HuffPost Gay Voices on October 29, 2012. He joined luminaries such as George Takei, Margaret Cho, and Alec Mapa.
The HuffPo piece wrote:
“Jimmy Nguyen was born in Vietnam and has become a vocal LGBT rights activist, frequently writing blog posts for The Advocate, where he talks about the intersection of the gay and Asian communities. Nguyen, a lawyer, was named to The Advocate’s “Forty Under 40″ list in 2010.”
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