Mbongiseni Mdakane’s Long Walk to Freedom in South Africa (Part II)
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Mbongiseni ‘Bongi’ Mdakane was sentenced to 22 years in prison, and now he is a PhD candidate at the University of South Africa.
We talk about what it’s like being on parole in South Africa, and barriers to employment. We also get to hear about his organization, Inside-out, Outside-in.
Can’t wait till you hear Bongi’s answer to the question: “What does a Soweto look like in world without prisons?”
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More information about this episode of Decarcerated:
- Former offender aims for a PhD, Pretoria East Record.
- Everything happens for a reason, including prison, University of South Africa
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