A Gathering of Heroes

There are a few moments in life when outside forces compel us to act bravely or flee ignominiously. the uncontrolled rage of a riot is such a circumstance. When Los Angeles erupted in the spring of 1992, only a fe individuals distinguished themselves for charity, generosity, and courage in the face of the carnage. Emmy award-winning actor Gregory Alan- Williams, author of "A Gathering of Heroes," was one of them. He tells his story on this edition of Dialogue.

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