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Articles tagged with: Nelson Mandela

Make it a burning issue
Jamyang Norbu  |  Tuesday, Nov 6, 2012  |  One Comment
Make it a burning issue

Seventy Tibetans have, one after the other, in relentless and purposeful succession, set themselves on fire for the cause of their people’s freedom. If anything so heroic, selfless, spontaneous, non-instigated, and entirely non-violent* had happened …

Football, Robben Island & The Relativism of Political Cruelty
Jamyang Norbu  |  Monday, Jul 19, 2010  |  No Comment
Football, Robben Island & The Relativism of Political Cruelty

Well, the World Cup’s over and the teams and visitors have all gone home, but the afterglow of achievement hasn’t entirely faded for South Africans. The people of this struggling “rainbow nation”, especially …

Jamyang Norbu  |  Sunday, Aug 31, 2008  |  No Comment

1995, USA, Jo Mennel (documentary)
A full and inspiring account of Mandela’s life and struggle. A must see. Also check out the A&E documentary Biography — Nelson Mandela: Journey to Freedom.
For more details, see tt0116980 on …