Hold These Truths
By JEANNE SAKATA
MAY 22-JUNE 8
St. Germain Stage
An unsung American hero, Gordon Hirabayashi, fought passionately for the Constitution against an unexpected adversary: his own country. During World War II, he refused to report to a relocation camp with thousands of families of Japanese descent, launching a 50-year journey from college to courtroom and eventually to a Presidential Medal of Freedom.
“Stunning! A brilliant portrayal of a genuine hero.”