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South Africa / Mandela Death / Fake Interpreter #1056754

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Dec 12, 2013
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The defense of his work by the fake interpreter who signed at former South African President Nelson Mandela's memorial service reviewed; scenes shown of him signing. [In interview with David McKenzie, sign language interpreter Thamsanga JANTJIE†- explains why he became an interpreter: that he is schizophrenic and under treatment; responds to a request to sign.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; South Africa: Robyn Curnow) What the South African government said about the interpreter and how he {a freelancer} was hired from a substandard company, the reaction of the deaf community that has complained about this guy before discussed.

Cooper, Anderson;
Curnow, Robyn

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