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Where I Stand: The Hank Greenspun Story (2008)

Convicted gun runner, Las Vegas visionary, crusading newspaper publisher, target of the Watergate burglars, hero of Israels War of Independence...these are only some the highlights of Hank ... See full summary »

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Convicted gun runner, Las Vegas visionary, crusading newspaper publisher, target of the Watergate burglars, hero of Israels War of Independence...these are only some the highlights of Hank Greenspun's remarkable life. A previously untold story of a genuine American hero. From his early days working for Bugsy Siegel and his secret life in the underground Haganah to his public battles with Senator Joseph McCarthy, bigoted casino owners and the IRS, Hank Greenspun was fearless. Written by Scott Goldstein

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This is a must see for anyone who believes in truth and justice
19 April 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This was an amazing portrayal of a man who is was unknown to me until I viewed this film. I learned what it takes to be a hero in the country and to be an unsung one. This is about a man who was able to stand up for his beliefs, without fear of consequences. The world needs more people like him...see this movie. I was lucky enough to hear the director discuss how the movie came about and the difficulty he is having in finding a distributor for it. If I let my paranoia in I might wonder if powerful people might be put off by the morality of this man and his family. Please advocate for this to me seen in schools, synagogues and journalism schools.


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