Oscar-Winner Forest Whitaker Promotes Peace, Reconciliation

October 14, 2014 06:21 PM
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Academy Award-winning actor Forest Whitaker uses his international fame to promote peace and reconciliation in areas of conflict in Africa and Latin America and disadvantaged areas of the United States. He also serves as a UNESCO envoy for Peace and Reconciliation. He spoke with VOA's Penelope Poulou about his non-profit organization, The Whitaker Peace and Development Initiative.