President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama as they visit Goree Island, in South Africa. From the 1960s through the 1990s, this Island housed a maximum security prison.
Many of the prisoners there were activists who worked to bring down Apartheid, the South African government's policies that discriminated against people of color including Nelson Mandela and current South African President Jacob Zuma.
Narrated by the First Lady, Michelle Obama. June 30, 2013