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When 38 passenger planes bound for the United States were forced to land in Gander, N.L. on September 11, 2001, the residents of the small Newfoundland town suddenly had to care for thousands of stranded passengers. But 20 years later, journalist and author Jim DeFede talks about why the kindness of Ganderites still shines as a moment of light in desperate times.