Global Voices

  • 2008
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

Independently produced documentaries from around the world are presented.

Season 3, Episode 26 Twelve Disciples of Nelson Mandela; Twins of Mankala

First Aired: October 27, 2010

Thomas Allen Harris' "Twelve Disciples of Nelson Mandela" tells the story of his stepfather, Benjamin Pule Leinaeng---and, through him, the story of the African National Congress. In 1960, Leinaeng and 11 other ANC members, all followers of Nelson Mandela, fled South Africa to set up resistance to the apartheid state. Also: "Twins of Mankala," which compares the life of a girl in Kenya with two Kenyan girls being raised in the U.S.

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  • Premiered: March 18, 2008
  • Rating: TV-PG
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