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Nelson Mandela’s legacy

Protested, to overturn apartheid.

Prisoner, prepared to serve a life sentence for his convictions.

Peace Prize winner of the Nobel.

President of post-apartheid South Africa, age 75.

Peoples worldwide symbol for justice.

Persistent courage and selflessness in the face of adversity Persons, no, just one person, that is Mandela. RIP

Kevin Devitte

Westport

Co Mayo


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