Tag: Africa
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Interview
Airdate: April 17, 2015

The Financial Times reporter shares his findings on the raiding of African resources detailed in his new book, The Looting Machine: Warlords, Oligarchs, Corporations, Smugglers, and the Theft of Africa’s Wealth.

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Interview
Airdate: April 8, 2015

The legendary South African trumpeter reflects on his native country’s anti-apartheid struggle, and what the past twenty years of freedom have meant to his homeland.

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Interview
Airdate: April 3, 2015

The Director of the Ralph J. Bunche Center for African American Studies at UCLA discusses the recently released “2015 Hollywood Diversity Report.”

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Interview
Airdate: March 16, 2015

The South African soprano discusses her role as Susanna in the upcoming run of The Marriage of Figaro at L.A. Opera.

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Interview
Airdate: October 6, 2014

The best-selling novelist reflects on the acclaim she’s received for her work, including Half of a Yellow Sun and, her latest, Americanah.

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Interview
Airdate: May 19, 2014

Sowore, publisher of the Sahara Reporters website, and Khan, senior communications director of Women for Women International, examine the crisis of Nigeria’s stolen girls.

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Interview
Airdate: May 8, 2014

One of only three Hispanics in the U.S. Senate, the foreign relations committee chair weighs in on U.S. policy, including on Egypt, Ukraine and immigration reform.

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Interview
Airdate: April 10, 2014

Twenty years after the fall of apartheid and the first free elections in South Africa, Newman takes a look at the country today and discusses her text, After Freedom.

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Interview
Airdate: April 3, 2014

The real-life hero of Hotel Rwanda reflects on his experience, 20 years ago, during one of the worst mass slaughters in modern history.

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Interview
Airdate: January 31, 2014

The world music artist explains how her expansive career is marked as much by her musical achievement as by her passionate advocacy for her Africa homeland.

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