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Image - Rorke Denver
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Rorke Denver: U.S. Navy SEAL Commander

Rorke Denver, Navy SEAL Commander; Mentor, "American Grit"; Author, Worth Dying For: A Navy Seal’s Call to a Nation; Twitter: @RorkeDenver

This program is part of our Good Lit series, underwritten by the Bernard Osher Foundation.

Denver has run every phase of training for the U.S. Navy SEALs and led special-forces missions in the Middle East, Africa and Latin America. He starred in the 2012 hit film Act of Valor, based on real-life SEAL missions, and most recently served as a mentor coach on Fox’s "American Grit." Denver shares his insights and experiences and addresses what it means to be a hero, why we fight and what can be learned from the battlefield.