Episode 31 - Matt Zeller from No One Left Behind

1:01:20
 
Share
 

Manage episode 171476843 series 1157913
By Noise Cancelling Pod. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.
This week Frank and Axel talk to Matt Zeller (https://twitter.com/mattczeller), a co-founder of No One Left Behind (http://nooneleft.org/ and https://twitter.com/n1leftbehind). While on a mission in Afghanistan, his interpreter, Janis Shinwari, picked up a gun and killed two Taliban who were ambushing Matt’s position from behind, saving his life. Matt helped get Janis to the U.S. through the Special Immigrant Visa (SIV) program and together they founded No One Left Behind. Its mission is to is to help America’s Wartime Allies with SIVs resettle safely in the United States.

48 episodes