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12 LittleKnown Facts That Show the True Greatness of Mandela

12 LittleKnown Facts That Show the True Greatness of Mandela


In the four months leading up to the first fair and free election in South Africa's history -- one that Mandela wound up winning and militants were hellbent ...

... taxi ranks and civilian high traffic areas by white militant groups. When Mandela was elected, he gave his inaugural speech in Afrikaans.

Mandela was a true meritocrat despite his family tree:

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Nelson Mandela and FW de Klerk in 1996.

12. Thanks to the UN, July 18 is Nelson Mandela Day across the world. No other single individual is honored with such a day.

There is no passion to be found in playing small - in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living ~ Nelson Mandela RIP

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To be free is to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others - Nelson Mandela

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Mandela was instructed to run to the gate when he was starting his prison sentence at Robben Island. He refused to do so. A prisoner once added, ...

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"Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world." RIP Nelson Mandela, your wisdom will live on forever.

R.I.P. Nelson Mandela

"It seemed impossible to imagine how this could be done, and yet it was also impossible for Clinton to turn Mandela down."

Mandela was the world's most admired and most revered public figure| Desmond Tutu | Opinion | The Guardian

"I dream of an Africa which is in peace with itself" May your dream come true and may that peace extend to the rest of the world.

Nelson Mandela, South Africa's Liberator as Prisoner and President, Dies at 95 - The New York Times

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Beyonce paid homage to Nelson Mandela with a touching photo of their 2003 meeting.

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Education can be defined as two things, systematic instruction or an enlightening experience. Whichever way you do define it, Knowledge is Not power but the ...

July 27, 1991: Cuban President Fidel Castro, right, and African leader Nelson

"Sometimes it falls upon a generation to be great. You can be that great "

There are few of us that could do what he did. Humanity rewards such bravery with epitaphs, books, movies and edifices. All that is good. But a true and ...

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Nelson and Winnie Mandela pose for their wedding photo in 1957

Soweto pays tribute to Mandela

Don't let anyone tell you that sports aren't important. Too many people make that claim. I have a friend who claims that sports are a waste of time, ...

Mandela's will splits his estate between family, schools, staff and the ANC

After a long illness, South Africa's first black president and anti-apartheid legend Nelson Mandela died yesterday at the age of 95.

The historian Lord Acton wrote that ”power corrupts and absolute power corrupts absolutely”. But his less-known, follow on sentence was: “Great men are ...

Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela

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Mandela in Umtata, in his first suit, presented to him by the Paramount Chief of the abaThembu, Jongintaba Dalindyebo. © Mayibuye Centre.

"There is no passion to be found in playing small - in settling for a "

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If we are working towards assembling a collection of remembrances which might further the causes Mandela once championed, this month of memorials makes ...

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As someone who has followed Mr. Mandela's career from the beginning, the saintly attributes being ascribed to him now in death are unsettling and quite ...


... Rockwell · Mandela communist. “

Nelson Mandela, A True African Hero



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Mandela in 2007 at his 89th birthday (Denis Farrell/Associated Press/File/

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Nelson Mandela died Thursday. He was 95.


On February Nelson Mandela walked out of prison after 27 years behind bars. In honor of the anniversary of that historic event, as well

... were so interested in what he had to say, the respect he got from people was unbelievable, the love and admiration from all races was just amazing.

"For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to "

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"a nation should not be judged by how it treats its citizens with better position, but by how he treats those who have little or nothing." Nelson Mandela.

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