Iron Ladies of Liberia


Subject:
Notable People: Government , Notable People: Women , Politicians , Politics

Description:
Companion website to a documentary film about Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, who on January 16, 2006, "was inaugurated ... [Liberia's] first elected female president and Africa's first freely elected female head of state." Features readings about Harvard-educated economist Johnson Sirleaf and Liberian history, government, and debt. Also includes behind-the-scenes material, related website links, and lesson plans. From Independent Lens, produced by Independent Television Service (ITVS).

Publisher:
Independent Television Service (ITVS)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.pbs.org/independentlens/ironladies/


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