The State of Things
11:15 am
Mon December 16, 2013

A Journey From Klan Country To South Africa

Meet James Joseph

James Joseph grew up in the heart of Klan country in Louisiana.

James Joseph
Credit duke.edu

He vowed to one day earn the respect of the racist leaders. Years later, he became the first ambassador to South Africa to present his credentials to Nelson Mandela. Host Frank Stasio talks to James Joseph, professor emeritus of the practice of public policy at Duke University’s Sanford School of Public Policy.

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