Leah and her father go to Leopoldville to see the results of the election. We're not sure why Nathan Price, a man who doesn't seem to give two sheets of toilet paper about anything other than Mr. J.C., goes to this, but whatever.
It's June 30, 1960, and Patrice Lumumba has been elected Prime Minister of the Republic of the Congo. (P.S. It's not going to end well.)
In his speech, he says, "We are going to make the Congo, for all of Africa, the heart of light" (2.11.15).