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Global Voices

A new international independent documentary series from the Independent Television Service (ITVS), GLOBAL VOICES samples the best of international documentary. In its premiere season, the series features five all-new global docs and 21 notable international documentaries that have previously aired on PBS in other forums.

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Monday, Dec 16, 2013 - 1:00 AM
"Land Rush"
How do you feed the world? 75% of Mali's population are farmers, but rich, land-hungry nations like China and Saudi Arabia are leasing Mali's land in order to turn large areas into agribusiness farms. Many Malian peasants do not welcome these efforts, seeing them as yet another manifestation of imperialism. As Mali experiences a military coup, the developers are scared off ? but can Mali's farmers combat food shortages and escape poverty on their own terms?. D
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Monday, Dec 16, 2013 - 12:00 AM "Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai" (WORLD)
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Monday, Dec 16, 2013 - 1:00 AM "Land Rush" (WORLD)
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Monday, Dec 16, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai" (WORLD)
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Monday, Dec 16, 2013 - 2:00 PM "Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Dec 17, 2013 - 3:00 AM "Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai" (WORLD)
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Tuesday, Dec 17, 2013 - 5:00 PM "Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Dec 18, 2013 - 12:00 AM "Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Dec 18, 2013 - 3:00 AM "Land Rush" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Dec 18, 2013 - 8:00 AM "Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai" (WORLD)
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Wednesday, Dec 18, 2013 - 2:00 PM "Taking Root: The Vision of Wangari Maathai" (WORLD)
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