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Season 6, Episode 12 Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai

First Aired: August 18, 2013

A profile of Wangari Maathai, the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize recipient from Kenya who founded the Green Belt Movement, an organization devoted to planting trees. It grew into a political force, and promotes the environment, human rights and democracy.