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SA awakes to life without Mandela

Gallery | click on thumbnail to view larger image<p>Crowds have gathered to mourn Mandela's death outside of his house in Houghton, Johannesburg. See …

Nelson Mandela's Death and South Africa's Next Great Struggle

With the anti-apartheid crusader's death on Thursday, will South Africans finally confront the stark inequalities that still plague their young democracy?<p>For our physical education classes, we were supposed to wear white. One day, my usual white T-shirt was dirty, or lost, and I raided my father's …

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Nelson Mandela The Power of Sport

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Mandela Unbound: Imagining the South African Future

<i>In March 1990, one month after Nelson Mandela's release from prison, John Carlin — then a South Africa correspondent for The Independent in London —</i> …

Nelson Mandela legacy includes lasting mark on pop culture - TODAY.com

Former South African leader Nelson Mandela, who died Thursday at 95, was represented in the pop-culture and entertainment world in numerous ways, from movies about his life to fictional “Cosby Show” grandchildren being named for him. Here’s a look at how his strong presence influenced the world of …

Watch: Nelson Mandela’s Sole Movie Performance

As would be expected for a man as distinguished and renowned as the late South African leader, Nelson Mandela had dozens of on-screen credits for …

Muhammad Ali's Statement On Nelson Mandela's Death Is Beautiful

"I am deeply saddened by the passing of Mr. Mandela. His was a life filled with purpose and hope; hope for himself, his country and the world. He inspired others to reach for what appeared to be impossible and moved them to break through the barriers that held them hostage mentally, physically, …

Nelson Mandela, the Father

To the very end, Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela, though frail and somewhat forgetful, remained the Father of the Nation for South Africans. It could even be said that, in the several trips he’s made to the hospital over the past two years, he was, in his own way, preparing his family—biological and …

South African president announces passing of Nelson Mandela

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Nelson Mandela: Presidential Years

Credits: Story<p>Photographer — <b>Ardon Bar-Hama</b><br>Research & Curation — <b>Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory Staff</b><p>Credits: All media<p>The story featured may in some …

Five Unexpected Facts About Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela's remarkable life and accomplishments are being celebrated this week and will be long remembered in the months and years ahead.<p>The …

Nelson Mandela Dead At 95

“We’ve lost our greatest son,” South Africa’s president Jacob Zuma said<p>Nelson Mandela has died at 95, South Africa's president, Jacob Zuma, announced on Thursday.<p>"We've lost our greatest son," Zuma said of Mandela, who fought to end apartheid and then became the first elected president of …

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<i>Editor’s note: Every week Fortune publishes a story from its magazine archives. With the news that South African political prisoner-turned-president Nelson Mandela died Thursday at the age of 95, we are republishing an interview with Mandela conducted by our former editor Marshall Loeb. This was</i> …

A Leader and a Champion

<i>In 1995, Francois Pienaar led host country South Africa to victory in the Rugby World Cup. Mandela famously used the tournament to reach out to South</i> …

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RT @lpolgreen: Dancing on the streets of Soweto to celebrate Mandela's life. http://t.co/CD5771GNzU

Barack Obama: Nelson Mandela was a symbol for justice, equality and dignity

Like many people around the world, I came to know of Nelson Mandela from a distance, when he was imprisoned on Robben Island. To so many of us, he was more than just a man – he was a symbol of the struggle for justice, equality, and dignity in South Africa and around the globe. His sacrifice was so …

What Nelson Mandela taught us about leadership

Nelson Mandela will be remembered not only for his unrelenting pursuit of racial equality but also his fearless leadership. His guidance led a divided country into an era of racial peace and economic prosperity. The Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu, in a public statement, acknowledged Mandela’s …

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Nelson Mandela death announced at Long Walk to Freedom film premiere

Nelson Mandela's daughter Zindzi learnt of her father's death while watching the royal premiere in London of Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom, which chronicles his life.<p>Zindzi Mandela took her seat alongside royalty, celebrities and fans of the former South African president to watch the film in …

Nelson Mandela, 1918-2013

Honoring one of the world’s greatest leaders.<p>Nelson Mandela, former President of South Africa, Nobel Peace Prize recipient, and the transformational civil rights leader largely responsible for the dismantling of apartheid, died today at the age of 95.<p>Mandela was one of the world’s most celebrated …

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Will the World See Another Mandela?

The South African's distinctive model of transformative leadership<p>The great ones, it often seems, hand off the mantle of greatness to each other. Nelson Mandela, in his 1994 autobiography <i>Long Walk to Freedom</i>, described how Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill in 1941 helped change his life and …

Nelson Mandela remembered: revolutionary, statesman, politician

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