A Good Samaritan was honored in Atlantic City for helping to make peace between two teenagers who were literally in the middle of a street fight.
The video of Ibn Ali Miller encouraging the young men to talk and shake hands has been seen around the world on social media.
On Wednesday, he got the attention of City Council members.
While many people were praising Miller for breaking up a fight, he used his moment in the spotlight to honor someone else – his mother.
“People get 15 minutes of fame a lot, and I would like to use every second of the 15 minutes to send gratitude to my mother,” he said.
Choking back tears, he gave credit to his mother during the council meeting.
The actions of the 26-year-old were seen more than 28 million times on Facebook, actions he says are a reflection of how Sabrina Winters raised him. He said that she …