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  1. Oprah Winfrey's Possessions Up For Auction In Chicago, Proceeds Will Be Donated To CharityRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

    ... been raised by Winfrey and the Foundation since Winfrey first discussed opening a school in South Africa with Nelson Mandela in 2000.

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  2. West Vancouver philanthropist wants to raise issue of affordable medicine at UNRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... Lawton is very well connected - on her Mindset Foundation website you can find photos of Lawton with Nelson Mandela, the Dalai Lama, Bill Gates and Bill Clinton. She was formerly married to Clinton friend Frank Giustra, a local mining and movie ...

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  3. Wladimir Klitschko recalls his rise to top ahead of world title...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... back home it completely changed my life. 'Sport definitely has power to change one's life and the world, as Nelson Mandela said. When I became champion of the world in the heavyweight division, that was 15 years ago, in 2000, and it was an amazing ...

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  4. Fired up by king, Zulu nationalism confronts modern South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... white rulers often empowered tribal leaders as an alternative to giving blacks a real stake in state power. Nelson Mandela struggled with the question of what role to grant the Zulu king and other figures before South Africa's first race-blind ...

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  5. .com | SA media in firing line for xenophobia coverageRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | News24

    ... Justice and Constitutional Development to create dedicated courts to deal with these. I wonder what would [Nelson] Mandela think of us had he been alive today." The attacks on foreign nationals, she said, have created tension in her sister's ...

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  6. Former One Direction star Zayn Malik is off in a new directionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

    ... han, Sachin Tendulkar, Bruce Lee, Sir David Tang, Freddie Mercury and Ahmed Kathrada who was jailed alongside Nelson Mandela on Robben Island in the fight against apartheid.

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  7. South Africa's Zulu king caught up in xenophobia blame gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Times

    ... among some 10 kings who play a largely symbolic role in the democratic republic established in 1994 under Nelson Mandela - who was himself born into the Thembu royal family. They are recognised in the constitution as traditional leaders and ...

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  8. Zulu Nationalism, Sparked By King, Confronts Modern South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Voice of America

    ... white rulers often empowered tribal leaders as an alternative to giving blacks a real stake in state power. Nelson Mandela struggled with the question of what role to grant the Zulu king and other figures before South Africa's first race-blind ...

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  9. Talented Worcester schoolboy to star in film with his uncle Idris ElbaRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Worcester News

    ... for a term. It has been written and is being directed by award-winning Idris, best known for his portrayal of Nelson Mandela in the film Mandela and Detective John Luther in the BBC series Luther. In the movie, Omar is playing the part of Akuna ...

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  10. 6sense Announces Inaugural INmarket ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... Dr. Lulit Solomon. Dr. Solomon is an Honorary Elder, a group of global leaders and philanthropists founded by Nelson Mandela. She works in conjunction with the United Nations and alongside global leaders like Richard Branson, Jimmy Carter and ...

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  11. Google breaks into Robben IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | CNN

    Five days ahead of Freedom Day, Google Street View has expanded into Robben Island, the former political prison that once housed Nelson Mandela. Google trekkers toured the island and prison with their cameras for four- to five-hour stretches to capture the scenery.

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  12. Dubois and Lander students are winners at Wyoming History Day CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | County 10 News

    ... documentary, "28 Men: The Legacy of Shakleton"; Atalie Thatch, first place, junior individual performance, "Nelson Mandela"; Olivia Fowler and Lily Gose, first place, junior group performance, "The Wright Stuff: The Leadership and Legacy of Orville ...

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  13. Two jazz concerts worth your time this week: Ben Williams and Andrew WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... and a string quartet. The new release includes a cover of Lianne La Havas's " Lost & Found ," a tribute to Nelson Mandela featuring singer-songwriter Goapele, and the standout track " Toy Soldiers (Reprise) ," a song about the sacrifice of young ...

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  14. Newport's toastmaster to the Queen and the stars, Harry Poloway, appeals for memoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | South Wales Argus

    SWA CT 7.5.10 HARRY POLLOWAY AND STAN STENNETT AT THE PLAQUE UNVEILING COMMEMORATING THAT MAE JONES LIVED IN STMARKS CRESENT, NEWPORT WITH NEWPORT CITY MALE VOICE CHOIR NEWPORT'S toastmaster to the Queen and the stars, Harry Poloway is appealing for Gwent people's memories of the events he has officiated at. The 99-year-old, who has hosted ceremonies for Nelson Mandela, the Aga Khan, and The Dalai Lama, also acted as the master of ceremonies at many people's weddings and charity events.

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  15. Top Yedioth columnist Barnea joins American Academy for Arts and SciencesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Ynetnews

    ... Washington and Thomas Jefferson, President John F. Kennedy, international statesmen Winston Churchill and Nelson Mandela, and scientists such as Albert Einstein. The press release noted that the academy's current membership "includes more than 250 ...

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  16. Proactive solutions needed to solve xenophobia problemRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Mail & Guardian

    ... as it unfolds it may accumulate other, additional causative factors, including revenge - and even xenophobia. Nelson Mandela understood this very well. Sensing the ominous potents of retaliation, he wasted no time in calling on our people not to ...

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  17. Tired of Waiting, South Africans Demand Change 'Now'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Voice of America

    ... South Africa after escaping his native Greece as a refugee during World War II. He went on to famously defend Nelson Mandela during his 1964 treason trial. Mandela still spent 27 years waiting in prison - only to emerge to be elected the nation's ...

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  18. Jimmy Carter: Losing My Religion For EqualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    ... the independent group of global leaders to which he belongs, called The Elders . Founded by the late Nelson Mandela, the members have come together on this issue and collectively published this statement to all religious leaders around the world: ...

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  19. EDITORIAL: Moving past Turkey's Armenian massacreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Washington Times

    ... to control the present and throw a shadow over the future is foolish. The dead must bury the dead. Nelson Mandela set a remarkable example in South Africa, and left an important reminder that real leaders must look to the future, putting aside if ...

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  20. Pearls in an oyster of fermentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mail & Guardian

    ... and Elinor Sisulu's In Our Lifetime: Walter and Albertina Sisulu . Anthony Sampson's authorised biography of Nelson Mandela followed, as did Martin Meredith's unauthorised version. You might say Mark Gevisser brought up the rear with his massive, ...

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