A Tribute to Nelson Mandela

December 6, 2013

This 12-minute remembrance is a succinct overview of Nelson Mandela’s adult life as a leader of the ANC fighting South Africa’s Apartheid system of government. The clip includes rare footage of a news interview with Mandela when he was in hiding in 1960, and audio of his trial in 1964. Nelson Mandela became South Africa’s first black president in 1994.

Democracy Now! dedicates a full hour of coverage on Mandela’s life and work. You can view the entire segment here.