Nelson Mandela and South Africa Today

Wednesday, July 17, 2013

A bronze statue depicting former South African president Nelson Mandela as he walked to freedom in 1990 following his release after 27 years of incarceration. (GIANLUIGI GUERCIA/AFP/Getty Images/Getty)

UPDATE: Nelson Mandela, Inspiration To World, Dies At 95

Thursday is Nelson Mandela's 95th birthday. We discuss his life and legacy, and South Africa today with Ebrahim Rasool, the South African ambassador to the U.S., and Nicole Lee, president of TransAfrica.


Nicole Lee and Ambassador Ebrahim Rasool

Comments [1]

Taher from Croton on Hudson

Let’s bring out history. How everyone was standing for justice in the past. An easy one.
Meanwhile, back in America today the racial apartheid justice system is alive and well.

Jul. 17 2013 10:55 AM

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