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Episode 5: Have You Heard From Johannesburg

Season 13 Episode 12 | 54m 36s | Video has closed captioning.

The apartheid regime in Pretoria crumbles under pressure from a united popular uprising inside its borders, and crushing international pressure to reform. Nelson Mandela is freed from prison and in 1990 is elected president of a democratic South Africa.

Aired: 01/26/12

Expired: 02/03/12

Rating: TV-PG

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Life and Death in Brooks County

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Life and Death in Brooks County

Missing in Brooks County filmmakers talk about why they wanted to tell this gripping but harrowing story, how they were able to get different perspectives, and whether they've been able to get the documentary in front of politicians.

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