In this clip, The Honorable Albie Sachs addresses questions from San Francisco Bay Area Facing History student Abigail B. at the 2014 San Francisco Bay Area Benefit Dinner.
Albie Sachs describes his elation after surviving an attempt on his life.
Soft Vengeance is about Albie Sachs, a lawyer, writer, art lover and freedom fighter, set against the dramatic events leading to the overthrow of the apartheid regime in South Africa. This version was created for use by Facing History and Ourselves.
Allan Ryan, former director of the U.S. Office of Special Investigations, compares and contrasts trials and truth commissions.
Allida Black discusses Eleanor Roosevelt's expanding views on civil rights in the United States as she negotiates the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.