Meet The Heroes Who Stood Up For Love

HPF applauds the three heroes who stood up for love on Friday, and we send our condolences to their families. Ricky John Best, Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche, and Micah David-Cole Fletcher, although three very different people, came together as heroes to defend two teenage girls on a train from a man who targeted the girls for “religiously and racially motivated reasons.” “They were attacked because they did the right thing,” Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler on Saturday said. “Their actions were brave and selfless and should serve as an example and inspiration to us all.” Micah David-Cole Fletcher was the sole survivor of the attack. Read more: