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Nelson Mandela, a human rights legend

What does Nelson Mandela mean to you? Post your thoughts and read other people’s here: It’s impossible to imagine a world without Mandela. His death will leave a massive hole, not just in South Africa but around the world. He was a truly global leader who repeatedly rejected every injustice in the cause of human […]

Nelson Mandela, anti-apartheid icon and father of modern South Africa, dies

‘‘There is no easy walk to freedom anywhere, and many of us will have to pass through the valley of the shadow of death again and again before we reach the mountaintop of our desires.” Nelson Mandela (CNN) — Nelson Mandela, the revered statesman who emerged from prison after 27 years to lead South Africa […]