Washington News

The latest play to hit the stage at Seattle's ACT Theatre is based on the life of a University of Washington student who stood up to the U.S. government, defying orders to go to a World War II incarceration camp. By doing so, Gordon Hirabayashi became an "accidental" civil rights hero, whose story is inspiring audiences from coast to coast. KING 5's Lori Matsukawa shares his story.