Mark Bezos

A life lesson from a volunteer firefighter

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Filmed Jan 2011 at TED2011
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Volunteer firefighter Mark Bezos tells a story of an act of heroism that didn't go quite as expected — but that taught him a big lesson: Don't wait to be a hero.

Mark Bezos
/ Activist, volunteer firefighter

Mark Bezos works at Robin Hood, a poverty-fighting charity in New York City, and the assistant captain of a volunteer fire company in suburban New York.  Full bio.

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