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Season 9, Episode 17 Iron Ladies of Liberia

First Aired: March 18, 2008

"Iron Ladies of Liberia" examines the challenges facing President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf and the women she appointed to governmental-leadership roles. The film focuses on the administration's first year as Johnson-Sirleaf and her staff tackle social and economic obstacles.

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  • Premiered: August 9, 1999
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: Independent filmmakers are spotlighted in this anthology, which concentrates on documentaries, but occasionally features artist profiles and offbeat fictional films. (more)

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