Rhode Island PBS Weekly

Omar Bah

Clip: Season 2 Episode 242 | 12m 21s | Video has closed captioning.

Michelle San Miguel interviews Omar Bah, a refugee from West Africa. This former journalist and torture survivor fled The Gambia after being declared a wanted man over articles he wrote criticizing the country's then-dictator. Inspired by his own experience, Bah founded the Refugee Dream Center in Providence to offer other refugees in Rhode Island post-resettlement support.

Aired: 10/20/21

Rating: NR

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