March 11th, 2011
12:53 PM ET

From slave to village leader

In her third report in a series, CNN's Sara Sidner examines an Indian village's residents, who, once freed, are now making their own lives. One former debt slave, Pholwati Devi, was once relegated to the lowest level of Indian society but is now her local village representative,  winning an election over those who had run things in her village for generations. FULL POST