Brad Smith (jesus_h_biscuit) wrote,
Brad Smith

Must See TV Tonight


This evening a very special show is coming on ABC at 10PM. It's called BUILDING A DREAM: THE OPRAH WINFREY LEADERSHIP ACADEMY Synopsis:

Oprah Winfrey with some of the girls from her Leadership Academy

In a one-hour special, Oprah Winfrey brings to television the incredible five-year journey of the creation the Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls -- South Africa. See the touching, inside story of how Oprah turned her dream of opening a school for disadvantaged South African girls into a reality, including an up-close look at some of the life-stories of these inspiring students. Despite unimaginable hardships, these girls all exhibit that intangible "it" quality and know that attending this Leadership Academy will forever change their lives, the lives of their families, their communities and the future of their nation. Building A Dream: The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy airs MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26 (10:00-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.

The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls - South Africa is a 28-building, state-of-the-art independent school that engenders high standards of academic achievement and service leadership for girls.
The Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy is not just a school.

Watch this show. Especially if you're not happy about the direction in your life, or if you're convinced you've gotten a raw deal, and especially if you have children in your life - particularly little girls. They need to see this - as we all do - to have a better understanding of how lucky we are to be born into a country like the United States of America.

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