Francis Bok's Escape from Slavery in the Sudan

Francis Bok was abducted from a market in the Sudan in 1986 and forced into slavery, serving a northern Sudanese Arab master. Reporter Allison Keyes talks with Bok about his journey to freedom, detailed in his book Escape from Slavery: The True Story of My Ten Years in Captivity and My Journey to Freedom in America.

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