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See Nelson Mandela's 'I Am Prepared To Die' Speech, Which Put Him In Prison For 27 Years

Before he was sentenced, he made a famous "speech from the dock," which ends with the words — in reference to his ideals and his country — "I am prepared to die."<p>The Mandela Foundation describes the trial this way:<p>In the Rivonia Trial Mr Mandela chose, instead of testifying, to make a speech from …

Spiritual Quotes Of Nelson Mandela, Champion Of The Human Spirit

Nelson Mandela has died, but the power of his spirit will endure forever.<p>Mandela was a key leader in the liberation of South Africa, and his struggle included 27 years in prison. Eventually elected President, the peaceful yet powerful way that Nelson Mandela freed South Africa from apartheid …

Nelson Mandela | A remembrance

I was an 8-year-old boy growing up in Cape Town in the shadow of Table Mountain when Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was found guilty of treason in the winter of 1964, and escaping the gallows, was sentenced to life in prison.<p>As a privileged white child, I was unaware of the significance of what had …

Nelson Mandela Speeches: Remembering Madiba In His Own Words

<i>Former South African President Nelson Mandela, who served 27 years in prison for anti-apartheid activities and led his continent into a new era, has died at age 95.</i><p>World leader, civil rights icon, South African hero, Nelson Mandela will be remembered not only through the millions of lives he …

RT @ellievhall: The Obama family in Nelson Mandela's cell on Robben Island in June 2013: http://t.co/jgLjbdaisv

Obituary: Nelson Mandela

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1034000/1034479_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524719361_b5595043f5adcc45bcffb1f64dbf82a0<p><b>To those who observed him closely, Nelson Mandela always carried himself as one who was born to lead.</b><p>As his former cellmate and long time friend, …

In pictures: The world's media remember Nelson Mandela

Media around the world commemorate the South African anti-apartheid leader after his death on Dec. 5, 2013.

Nelson Mandela As Portrayed In Movies, From Danny Glover To Idris Elba

The news of Nelson Mandela's death at age 95 has prompted tributes devoted to every aspect of the former South African president's life. Like most major news events, popular culture is not excluded. The past several years have seen a throng of movies that brought Mandela's story to both the big and …

Nelson Mandela's death leaves South Africa wondering where to go next

The death of Nelson Mandela will shake South Africa to its core, no less than the deaths of John F Kennedy and Diana, Princess of Wales delivered shell-shocked newscasters, public demonstrations of grief and interrogations of the American and British psyches. That death in old age does not fit the …

South Africa holds state funeral for Mandela

“A great tree has fallen, he is now going home to rest with his forefathers,” said a member of Mandela’s family<p>QUNU, South Africa (AP) — Songs, speeches and the boom of artillery rang across Nelson Mandela's home village during his funeral Sunday as a tribal chief draped in animal skin declared: "A …

Apple iPhone 5S Outsells Samsung In October, a report says

Apple iPhone 5S became the top-selling smartphone for the third consecutive month in the US. According to a new research by the folks at CounterPoint …

The Mormon church won't drop its opposition to gay marriage

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (more commonly known as the Mormon church) recently reneged on its commitment to stay out of the gay marriage fight.<p>For those who need a reminder, the LDS church was the major force – financial and otherwise – behind California's Proposition 8 that …