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Thomas Sankara - The Upright Man

A Documentary on the rise and fall of Africa’s ‘Che’ Thomas Sankara, a must watch.

Thomas Sankara rose to power in a popularly supported coup in 1983 and renamed his country to Burkina Faso, “Land of Upright Men” and launched the most ambitious program for social and economic change ever attempted in Africa.

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Sankara: a new African power (1986)

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Portrait of a Burkinabe girl

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Portrait of a Burkinabe girl

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