Malika Saada Saar and the Rebecca Project

Malika Saada Saar, left, and Imani Walker of The Rebecca Project

Malika Saada Saar, left, and Imani Walker of The Rebecca Project for Human Rights. Katherine Lambert/Leadership for a Changing World hide caption

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As director of the Washington-based Rebecca Project for Human Rights, Malika Saada Saar helps low-income families find family-based substance abuse treatment. Saar, a recipient of the Ford Foundation's 2004 Leadership for a Changing World awards, speaks to NPR's Tavis Smiley.

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