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Nelson, Young headline Nebraska concert against Keystone pipeline

(Reuters) – Veteran musicians Willie Nelson and Neil Young are teaming up for a benefit concert in Nebraska to raise funds in the fight against land being sold for the Keystone XL oil pipeline project, charity organization Bold Nebraska said … Continue reading

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What Nelson Mandela Taught Me, a Vietnamese War Refugee, About Justice … – Hyphen Magazine (blog)

Hyphen Magazine (blog) What Nelson Mandela Taught Me, a Vietnamese War Refugee, About Justice …Hyphen Magazine (blog)To the thousands of Vietnamese refugees arriving in the 1980s, Ronald Reagan was not just the 40th President of the United States, but also … Continue reading

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What Nelson Mandela Taught Me, a Vietnamese War Refugee, About Justice … – Hyphen Magazine (blog)

Hyphen Magazine (blog) What Nelson Mandela Taught Me, a Vietnamese War Refugee, About Justice …Hyphen Magazine (blog)To the thousands of Vietnamese refugees arriving in the 1980s, Ronald Reagan was not just the 40th President of the United States, but also … Continue reading

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South Africa had already left Nelson Mandela behind – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk South Africa had already left Nelson Mandela behindTelegraph.co.ukNelson Mandela's dignified state funeral on Sunday was in stark contrast to the tumultuous memorial ceremony last week. A guard of honour, a gun carriage and a carefully chosen audience of a … Continue reading

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What Lessons to Learn From Nelson Mandela! – AllAfrica.com

Times LIVE What Lessons to Learn From Nelson Mandela!AllAfrica.comSince his demise last week, the world has not stopped to eulogise the virtues of former South African President, Nelson Mandela for the sacrifices he made for the freedom of his people … Continue reading

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Nelson Mandela: An opportunity to reflect on his legacy – BBC News

AFP Nelson Mandela: An opportunity to reflect on his legacyBBC NewsNelson Mandela's body has been laid to rest in a family plot, after political and religious leaders paid tribute to South Africa's first black president at a state funeral service. … Continue reading

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Nelson Mandela buried in the rolling hills of South Africa – Times of India

AFP Nelson Mandela buried in the rolling hills of South AfricaTimes of IndiaQUNU, South Africa: Anti-apartheid champion Nelson Mandela was buried in his home village on Sunday after a funeral that mixed ancient tribal rituals with a display of the … Continue reading

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Nelson Mandela brought home to Qunu – The Guardian

The Guardian Nelson Mandela brought home to QunuThe GuardianCandles lit under a portrait of Mandela for the funeral ceremony in Qunu. Photograph: Odd Andersen/AFP/Getty Images. Nearly a century after he roamed these fields as a boy herding sheep and calves, … Continue reading

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Nelson Mandela – the final goodbye – BBC News

BBC News Nelson Mandela – the final goodbyeBBC NewsAfter 27 years in prison, and nearly as long enjoying the fruits of his sacrifice, Nelson Mandela is now resting under the peaceful Qunu skies. It was a funeral the like of … Continue reading

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Nelson Mandela leaves South Africa in good shape – BBC News

BBC News Nelson Mandela leaves South Africa in good shapeBBC NewsThe South African writer Andre Brink, an Afrikaner who defied apartheid, once wrote of his country as a place where thoughts for the future demanded that fear be set aside, … Continue reading

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