air date: Jan 25, 2018
In this episode of Overheard, Khizr Khan talks about his son’s death, speaking at the Democratic National Convention and what he thinks it means to be a patriot.
Khizr Khan is the Gold Star father, author, and a Constitutional Rights Advocate. He attended Punjab University Law School in Pakistan before moving to the US where he attended Harvard Law. In 2016, he and his wife Ghazala spoke at the Democratic National Convention. Khan’s latest book is titled An American Family: A Memoir of Hope and Sacrifice.