(1918 - 2013)
Communists have always played an active role in the fight by colonial countries for their freedom, because the short- term objects of Communism would always correspond with the long-term objects of freedom movements.
Nelson Mandela (b. 1918), South African political leader. Statement, April-May 1964, to the court in the Rivonia trial, South Africa. quoted in Fatima Meer, Higher than Hope, pt. 4, ch. 24 (1988-1990).
Only free men can negotiate. Prisoners cannot enter into contracts.
Nelson Mandela (b. 1918), South African political leader. statement from prison, Feb. 10, 1985. quoted in Higher than Hope, pt. 4, ch. 30, Fatima Meer (1988). refusing the terms offered for his release by South African President P.W. Botha. The statement was read by Zindzi Mandela, Nelson's daughter, at a UDF rally at the Jabulani Stadium, Soweto.
“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.”
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