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Advocate For Women, Children To Speak At Morgan Commencement

A woman who has worked worldwide to advocate the rights of women and children and who is the widow of Nelson Mandela will be the commencement speaker at Morgan State University.

04/03/2015

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President Obama Renames Africa Program For Nelson Mandela

A program designed to foster a new generation of young African leaders will be renamed after former South African President Nelson Mandela.

07/28/2014

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South Africa Holds State Funeral For Nelson Mandela

The world says goodbye to Nelson Mandela.

12/15/2013

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Md. School For The Deaf Calls Phony Mandela Interpretation ‘Hurtful’

The phony interpretation of diplomatic speeches at Nelson Mandela’s funeral raises issues long plaguing the deaf community.

12/12/2013

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Baltimore Museum, SCLC To Hold Mandela Tribute

The National Great Blacks in Wax Museum in Baltimore and the local chapter of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference are planning a tribute to Nelson Mandela.

12/11/2013

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Marylanders Share Memories Of Anti-Apartheid Icon Nelson Mandela

Maryland leaders continue to mourn the death of Nelson Mandela. The South African anti-apartheid icon and his nation’s first black president died Thursday at the age of 95.

12/06/2013

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Locals React To The Death Of Former South African President Nelson Mandela

Marylanders whose lives were touched by Nelson Mandela are reacting to his death.

12/05/2013