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Actor David Strathairn Reflects on Jan Karski's Heroism

Clip: 01/23/2020 | 2m 54s | Video has closed captioning.

In London, the play "Remember This," highlights the story of Jan Karski. He was a Polish courier in the Resistance who risked his life to witness crimes against humanity committed by the Nazis in World War II – and to warn the West’s most powerful leaders. Actor David Strathairn plays Karski and joins the program to discuss his role.

Aired: 01/23/20

Rating: NR

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