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Malaysia's forgotten sea gypsies

The Bajau people aren't legally recognized as citizens in Malaysia. Known as "sea gypsies" because of their seaborne lifestyle, this ethnic group is often excluded from society. But Danish teacher Torben Venning is working to give Bajau kids a chance to go to school.