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Daily Archives: December 6th, 2013

During the more than quarter-century that Mandela was jailed, his freedom became synonymous with his country’s freedom.

From the 1960s, when he was a political prisoner under South Africa’s apartheid system, to recent years, when he became one of the world’s most admired people – Nelson Mandela inspired artists, musicians, poets and many more, all keen to meet this living icon.