Independent Lens: The Island President
Monday, April 22 at 10:00 p.m.
This new documentary lifts the issue of global warming out of the theoretical and into the personal.
President Mohamed Nasheed is trying to prevent 385,000 people from drowning. His nation of 1,200 low-lying islands, the Maldives, is sinking into the Indian Ocean as sea levels rise due to global warming.